Nepotism (Employment of Relatives)


No person (faculty member, administrative, or support), including full-time, part-time, temporary (including students), or seasonal employees may be employed in a position under direct supervision of a member of his family.

Under no circumstances will a family member be involved in the selection, evaluation, assignment of duties, or salary determination, promotion/tenure or similar decisions of a member of his family, either directly or indirectly.

Family members for purposes of this policy include spouse, parent, child, brother, sister, grandparent, grandchild, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, cousin, step relatives, half relatives or in-laws.