American Assn of University Professors
The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) is an organization of professors and other academics in the United States. AAUP membership is about 47,000, with over 500 local campus chapters and 39 state organizations. The AAUP's stated mission is to advance academic freedom and shared governance, to define fundamental professional values and standards for higher education, and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good. Founded in 1915 by Arthur O. Lovejoy and John Dewey, the AAUP has helped to shape American higher education by developing the standards and procedures that maintain quality in education and academic freedom in the country's colleges and universities. Cary Nelson is the current president.
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Lobbying on Behalf of American Assn of University Professors
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount American Assn of University Professors $10,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Civil Rights & Civil Liberties
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title S.3254 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
RegulationsMentioned in 7 dockets
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The tables show occurrences of "American Assn of University Professors" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 7 HHS Human Subjects Research Protections: Enhancing Protections for Research Subjects and Reducing Burden, Delay, and Ambiguity for Investigators 2011
- Toggle 1 LMSO Guidelines for the Use of Electronic Voting Systems in Union Officer Elections 2011
- Toggle 1 NLRB Proposed rule amending representation-case procedures 2011
- Toggle 1 ED Family Educational Rights and Privacy 2011
- Toggle 1 COLC Exemption to Prohibition on Circumvention of Copyright Protection Systems for Access Control Technologies 2011
- Toggle 1 FDA Federal Registers, Written, and Electronic Submissions That do not Include a Docket Number or ID - 2011 2011
- Toggle 1 COLC Exemption to Prohibition on Circumvention: Copyright Protection Systems for Access Control Technologies 2012