Center for Studies in Higher Education
Don't Ask, Don't Tell: Evolution of the UC Conflict of Commitment Policy
- Author(s): Drummond, William J.
- et al.
On July 1, 2001, the University of California Office of the President instituted a new set of rules designed to curb excessive moonlighting, or in academic parlance, "conflict of commitment" in terms of the time and effort professors devoted to their jobs. This paper examines the background and development of this policy.