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Academic Release Time



Release time for academicians includes not only the customary leaves extended to all institution employees (FMLA, jury duty, funeral, expert witness, vacation, sick, military duty, etc.), but also includes sabbaticals, release time for consulting, and leaves to serve in faculty exchange programs or research.

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Higher Ed HR (HEHR) Perspective


There are some research and scientific companies that allow for release time for personal income consulting or for additional academic study, but higher education academicians are more likely to be afforded paid release time.

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