QUFA

Teaching profs deserve an equal pedestal

A growing trend across Canadian universities is the “teaching class”, university instructors who are hired on short contracts to teach classes on an hourly basis and for lower pay than more ‘elite’ professors who spend their days researching.Continue...

“Get Science Right” campaign comes to Queen’s

“There is a war on science in Canada,” Professor John Smol said, as he addressed a packed room of over 100 local researchers, professors and graduate students at Botterell Hall, Thursday afternoon.Continue...

University and faculty association reach agreement for new contract

With the announcement of a firm collective agreement between Queen’s and its faculty, students can anticipate a review of both professor evaluations and teaching methods at Queen’s.Continue...

Faculty strike off table following tentative agreement

Uncertainty surrounding a potential strike vote has been eased with the announcement of significant progress in collective bargaining between Queen’s and its faculty association.Continue...

Faculty strike possible following conciliation request

A strike vote has been placed on the bargaining table by the Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA) after difficulties coming to a new collective agreement with the University.Continue...

AMS looking to join the bargaining table

Amidst ongoing bargaining between the University and its faculty union, the AMS has asked to be included in negotiations — but Queen’s administration and faculty aren’t keen on the idea.Continue...

Concerns about professor

Adjunct assistant professor Mike Mason has not attended his class since he announced that students had complained to the history department about terms used in his lectures.Continue...

Agreement between faculty union and University is ratified

Board of Trustees approves Aug. 15 agreement with Queen's University Faculty Association.Continue...

Adminstration and Faculty union reach tentative agreement

Negotiators did what they could "to avert crisis on campus," says Faculty Association president Paul YoungContinue...

Faculty union and administration take break from mediation to consider offers

After more than 18 hours of bargaining, Queen’s University Faculty Association (QUFA) and University administration postponed mediation talks.Continue...

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