|New SAC Policies|
Updated Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Faculty Guidelines
In response to the to the increase of the salary threshold for white-collar exemptions to the federal overtime pay requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Office of Faculty Affairs has issued revised guidelines for postdoctoral fellows. The new guidelines can be found on the Faculty Appointments page of the Office of Faculty Affairs (OFAS) website.OFAS has contacted impacted departments and, under the new guidelines, salary requirements have increased to $913 per week ($47,476 annually) effective December 1, 2016. Impacted departments are encouraged to schedule a meeting with OFAS to answer any questions regarding this change.
Winter Break Deadlines for upcoming transactions
October 17, 2016:
Deadline for submitting a reclassification request for instructional postdocs or research lecturers.
November 1, 2016:
Reclassification notices to impact research faculty will be issued by OFAS by November 1, 2016.