Membership Updates

Jun 212009

Dear PRO/UAW Postdocs, Many of you have seen and rasied concerns about President Yudof’s message of June 17 announcing that he will ask the Regents to declare a Fiscal Emergency [Read More…]

Jun 122009

Dear PRO/UAW Postdocs, After another three days of negotiations with the UC administration this week, the main obstacle to reaching agreement in a timely manner continues to be their unlawful [Read More…]

May 292009

Dear PRO/UAW Postdocs, We completed another 3 days of bargaining with the UC administration. Sadly, the administration’s negotiators were at a loss to explain why they had still not delivered [Read More…]

May 152009

Dear UC Postdocs, We have completed another 3 days of bargaining with UC management. To put a human face on the conditions that many of us face, three UCLA postdocs [Read More…]

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…]