UAW Local 5810 has a dynamic and participatory democratic structure in which union members vote on all major decisions including electing union officers and ratifying bargaining demands and contracts.

Elections are conducted by an Elections Committee that is elected from the membership. See below for announcements and results of union elections.

Aug 312010

Now that our historic first contract with the University of California has taken effect, after an overwhelming ratification vote by Postdocs, we need to maintain an active majority membership in [Read More…]

Jul 312010

Dear PRO/UAW Postdocs: After a 29 and 1/2 hour marathon bargaining session this Thursday, Friday and very early Saturday morning, we reached agreement on our ground-breaking first contract with UC. [Read More…]