United Faculty of Florida-Florida Atlantic University Chapter
June 27, 2012. Of 58 arts and sciences faculty receiving outside offers averaging $20,000 more annually, Florida State could retain only eight.
June 26, 2012. Carnegie Corporation Calls for Renewed Commitment in Higher Education
June 22, 2012. At present over 75% of faculty members and instructors in degree-granting two-and four-year institutions of higher education in the US were employed in non-tenure track contingent positions. Download the full study here!
June 21, 2012. At $46,071 SUS of Florida also has lowest per completion degree rate in country, Rating applies to four-year and two-year institutions
June 14, 2012. Without the increase FAU administrators say they will cut 75 faculty positions, 9 advisers and up to 500 course sections, crowding classrooms and leaving students with fewer options.
June 12, 2012. “The question is, is that sustainable? Are we going to continue to make up (the difference) on the backs of students? Fifteen percent is a tough ask.”
June 5, 2012. Group anticipates June 19th BOT agenda will include consideration of Fort Lauderdale campus’ fate
May 23, 2012. MJ Saunders pulls down a paltry $381,161 annual salary as FAU’s president, well below Florida average of $510,000
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May 16, 2012. University Press publishes revealing exposé on Florida Atlantic University’s Board of Trustees, “[H]alf the board members have bankruptcy filings, foreclosures, or other financial problems in their past.”
May 16, 2012. UFF-FAU President points out that by signing a mid-year revised notice of appointment you waive your rights under the CBA
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- Feb. 12th (Thursday) at 9:30 am - Provost Conference Room.
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- Friday Feb 20, 12 - 2 pm - BU207
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Message from the President
- Welcome to 2014!
January 9, 2014 | 10:25 am
January 9, 2014 By Chris Robé Happy New Year! As you emerge from your eggnog stupor and candy yam bloat, your friendly faculty union prepares the way for a better 2014.
- Post-Protest Wrap Up
May 14, 2012 | 2:23 pm
May 14, 2012. The faculty protest in late April was a last resort after the non-responsiveness of FAU administrators. What did we achieve?
- Important Announcement From the UFF-FAU Chapter President
February 3, 2012 | 12:30 am
February 2, 2012. UFF-FAU announces new non-tenure track promotional structure approved by NTT faculty.
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