Membership Updates

Apr 302009
 

Dear UC Postdocs, Yesterday we finished another 3 days of bargaining the first Postdoctoral Scholar contract with the University of California. As during previous sessions, we traded a number of [Read More…]

Apr 172009
 

Dear PRO/UAW Postdocs, The University continues to approach these negotiations in an unacceptably slow and unproductive manner. While bristling at being called one of the most anti-Union employers west of [Read More…]

Apr 092009
 

Dear PRO/UAW Postdocs, We have completed another round of bargaining with the University. We exchanged proposals on Appointment Rights, Nondiscrimination, Personnel Files and Assessments, Titles and Classifications, and Workspace and [Read More…]

Mar 252009
 

PRO/UAW Postdocs: We completed another two-day session of negotiations with the University today. We started with an agreement to a set of bargaining dates between now and June 26th with [Read More…]

Mar 112009
 

We completed another two-day session of negotiations with the University last night. We started with an agreement to a set of bargaining dates between now and June 26th with a [Read More…]

Feb 262009
 

Yesterday we completed another bargaining session with the University. We reached a tentative agreement on the “Recognition” article of the contract. This is the section of the contract that codifies [Read More…]

Feb 192009
 

On Tuesday, February 17th, and Wednesday February 18th, we engaged in the second session of negotiations for our first contract with the University. We presented the University with sixteen proposals; [Read More…]

Feb 062009
 

We have just concluded our first face-to-face meeting with UC management on our groundbreaking first contract! You can find more information about us at our website. We welcome your sincere [Read More…]

Jan 302009
 

It is with great sadness that we write to you about the recent death of Sheharbano (Sheri) Sangji, a 23-year old research assistant at the University of California, Los Angeles [Read More…]