Subject to Article 164 of the University Government, the composition and operation of the Faculty Teaching Personnel Committee (FTPC) are determined by Article 14 of the collective agreement between the University of Ottawa and the APUO. The following provisions apply specifically to the Faculty of Social Sciences:
- The FTPC is composed of five (5) regular tenured professors.
- No constituent unit (department or school) may have more than one member on the FTPC.
- The Executive Committee of the Faculty is normally designated by the Faculty Council as the committee in charge of selecting candidates for vacant FTPC positions.