UChicago election starts today!

UChicago election starts today!

Today is the beginning of our union election with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). For those faculty who are part of our bargaining unit, ballots will be mailed to your home address on November 20 and will be counted on December 9.

As we prepare for the vote, we want to ask for your continued support. We all know that University of Chicago faculty are committed and hard-working. Our knowledge and practical expertise enrich our students’ classroom experience immeasurably.

We believe that working together, we can …

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Harper Schmidt Fellows File for Unionization

Harper Schmidt Fellows File for Unionization

The Harper Schmidt Fellows, a distinguished group of faculty at the University of Chicago, has filed for an election to create a union through SEIU Faculty Forward. They will be joining other non-tenure track faculty members at the university, who will begin voting in their own election on Friday, November 20th.

“We believe that this is an historic opportunity to demonstrate that the formation of a union can be a collaboration that benefits the entire university community,” the organizing fellows said in an email. “We …

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