Sabbatical Subcommittee


AB 1725


Academic Senate


The Sabbatical Committee is a standing subcommittee of the Academic Senate, reporting to the Faculty Development Committee. This Committee reviews sabbatical applications to determine whether requirements listed in the College of the Desert Faculty Association Collective Bargaining Agreement are met. The Committee will work with a faculty member whose sabbatical application is found deficient. Satisfactory applications are forwarded to the Faculty Development Committee for review before consideration for approval by the Superintendent/President and the Board of Trustees.


  • Recommendation of completed sabbatical applications for approval by the Faculty Development Committee

  • Review Sabbatical process with CODFA

Meeting Schedule

As needed

Reporting Relationship

Faculty Development Committee/Academic Senate


Full-Time Faculty Member appointed by Faculty Development and Confirmed by Academic Senate.


  • Interested Full-Time Faculty with no more than 25% turnover yearly.

Date Last Revised

Senate Approved April 27, 2017