Calendar

 
Jun
11
Tue
Los Angeles – AR General Meeting @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
25
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Appointments and Job Security @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Jun 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

What rights does our contract provide with regard to appointment length and appointment letters? What does a layoff mean? What if you find another job before your appointment end date? Join us at our next meeting to learn more about everything appointment-related, and hear from other Postdocs about their experiences. This is also a good opportunity to ask any other questions that you may have.

Lunch will be provided!

Jul
18
Thu
Los Angeles – Researcher Coffee Hour @ The Bombshelter Bistro
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our next researcher coffee hour! Coffee and donuts will be provided.

Jul
25
Thu
Los Angeles – AR General Meeting @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join us for a short bargaining update, followed by a discussion about what’s next to win a fair contract! If there are specific topics that you would like to address (or if you have generally have any questions about bargaining), please fill out this form so that we can be sure to include your topic of interest.

Jul
30
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Teaching Opportunities @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Are you interested in gaining teaching experience as a Postdoc? In this month’s membership meeting, we will discuss opportunities for Postdocs to hone their teaching skills. We’ll talk about different kinds of teaching, whether formal or informal, and how to build those experiences into your CV. We’ll also discuss opportunities for teaching in the area, both within UC and outside.

Lunch will be provided!

Aug
22
Thu
Los Angeles – AR General Meeting @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join this month’s general meeting to get the latest on where things stand with bargaining and discuss how ARs can utilize the new ARU / UAW 5810 Bargaining Petition to increase the pressure on UC.

Lunch will be provided!

Sep
3
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Mental Health Resources for Postdocs @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This month’s membership meeting will focus on the range of mental/behavioral health resources that are available to Postdocs. This includes what is available on campus, as well as off campus. We’ll also cover how to find providers under our HMO and PPO health care plans. And as always, we are each other’s greatest resource so any information or feedback that you can contribute to this conversation will be most appreciated!

Lunch will be provided!

Oct
1
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Resolving Workplace Conflicts @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting, we’ll discuss the grievance process for resolving work-related concerns, problems and/or issues, including your rights under our contract. The grievance process is an essential component of contract enforcement. Please join us for this important conversation.

Lunch will be provided!