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One suggested procedure to serve these purposes is contained in the Statement on Recruitment and Resignation of Faculty Members: Recommended Institutional Regulations on Academic Freedom and Tenure, prepared by the American Association of University Professors. 9. A further specification of the academic due process to which the teacher is entitled under this paragraph is contained in the Statement of Procedural Standards in Faculty Dismissal Proceedings, jointly approved by the American Association of University Professors and the Association of American Colleges in 1958.

Those regulations were examined by the AAUP in 1981: “Regulations Governing Research on Human Subjects: Academic Freedom and the Institutional Review Board,” Academe, December 1981: 358-370. 8 26 American Political Science Association A Guide to Professional Ethics in Political Science is something that political scientists should take into account. Under certain conditions, political scientists are also legally required to assess the risks to human subjects. 1 A common Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects became effective on August 19, 1991, adopted by 15 major federal departments and agencies including the National Science Foundation (45 CFR Part 690) and the Department of Health and Human Services (45 CFR Part 46).

The paragraph reads as follows: As members of their community, professors have the rights and obligations of other citizens. Professors measure the urgency of other obligations in the light of their responsibilities to their subject, to their students, to their profession, and to their institution. When they speak or act as private persons they avoid creating the impression of speaking or acting for their college or university. As citizens engaged in a profession that depends upon freedom for its health and integrity, professors have a particular obligation to promote conditions of free inquiry and to further public understanding of academic freedom.

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