Definition of Retrenchment


Retrenchment means the discontinuance ofunit member withtenured appointment or continuing contract from a position at any time or a probationary or fixed length appointment before the end of the specified term for bona fide financial or program reasons including temporary or permanent program suspension or elimination.
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Examples of Retrenchment in a sentence

The term "Retrenchment" as used in this Agreement means the laying off of any Unit member by means of financial exigency and/or substantial declining enrollment or declining enrollment in a context of financial exigency, and does not mean termination.
Retrenchment A branch campus shall be considered as a college of the University and subject to retrenchment as defined in Article 15 (Retrenchment) of this Agreement.
Before implementing Retrenchment, and where funds permit, the University shall initiate a program of early retirement incentive for unit members.
Voluntary Retrenchment ............................................................................................2 5.
Retrenchment 17.1 Retrenchment is defined in this Agreement as the termination of Bargaining Unit Faculty Member(s) with continuing appointments as a result of any of the following three circumstances: (1) financial exigency; (2) significant reduction in enrollment of a college, department, or program continuing over four or more academic semesters (not counting summer) and which is expected to persist; or (3) discontinuation of a college, department or program.