Bylaws
ARTICLE IX ORGANIZATION AND DUTIES OF FACULTY DEPARTMENTS > SECTION 9.7. TIE VOTES. :
SECTION 9.7. TIE VOTES.
A tie vote in a case affecting an appointment, a reappointment, or a promotion shall be considered as a failure of the motion to prevail. Tie votes in the election of a department chairperson or for representation on departmental committees on personnel and budget or committees on appointments or on the faculty council or faculty senate shall be resolved by action of the president.