The Union for over 6,000 Postdoctoral Researchers at UC
Show Your Solidarity with UC Postdocs
We’re fighting to win a contract that reflects the value of postdoc contributions to UC’s research mission. Better working conditions produce better research. That’s why UC must adopt policies that enable all talented scholars and scientists to excel.
Watch our testimonials and sign on to support UC Postdocs below.
Low Pay Forces Talented Researchers Out of UC
Fair Pay Will Help UC Attract Top Talent
Is UC commited to keeping women in science?
Gender Inequity at UC
Paid Parental Leave Matters
Gender Equity Improves Research
Demonstrate your support for UC postdocs by demanding that UC:
Make childcare affordable by providing childcare subsidies, providing paid parental leave, and developing other family-friendly policies that will promote gender equity and help retain women in the research workforce.
Increase compensation to match the high value of postdoc contributions.
Enhance protections for postdocs against all forms of discrimination, including sexual harassment.
Increase the minimum appointment length to reduce research interruptions and promote effective training.