The members of the SIU School of Medicine Faculty and Administrative/Professional Staff1 – both Carbondale and Springfield campuses, and other geographical settings—shall have the right to seek redress of any School of Medicine grievance. The individual grievant shall have the right, as a condition of his or her employment, to seek, through informal and formal grievance procedures, a redress of those decisions made, or actions taken, which he or she considers intolerable to the effective execution of his or her responsibilities. The procedures set out herein are established with the intention of
providing for and encouraging equitable settlement of grievances.