Consensual Relations

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Faculty have a professional responsibility to exhibit the best scholarly and ethical standards of their profession; to demonstrate respect for students as individuals; to adhere to their proper roles as intellectual guides and counselors; to make every effort to foster honest, academic conduct; to assure that their evaluation of students reflects each student's true merit; and to avoid any exploitation, harassment, or discriminatory treatment of students ("Statement on Professional Ethics," American Association of University Professors (rev. June 1987).