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Bargaining For Adjuncts: An Assessment Of Adjunct Union Growth In The Saint Louis Region, Jameson Ramirez Jan 2019

Bargaining For Adjuncts: An Assessment Of Adjunct Union Growth In The Saint Louis Region, Jameson Ramirez

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

Minimum-wage labor is no longer confined to sectors once associated with low-skill occupations. In college classrooms across the United States, we are witness to the rise of a “gig-economy” among faculty positions where highly skilled work is being completed by part-time workers known commonly as adjuncts. Despite performing highly-skilled work, adjuncts are compensated at the levels of low-skilled workers. Lack of access to benefits, capricious contract agreements, and a general sense of feeling dispensable are common themes to the adjunct experience. The aim of this paper is to address the concerns of adjuncts and suggest some workable solutions to their ...


Unionization And The Development Of Policies For Non-Tenure Track Faculty: A Comparative Study Of Research Universities, Karen Halverson Cross Jan 2018

Unionization And The Development Of Policies For Non-Tenure Track Faculty: A Comparative Study Of Research Universities, Karen Halverson Cross

Karen Halverson Cross

This paper examines how policies at several research universities support and professionalize their full-time, non-tenure track (NTT) instructional faculty, and considers the influence of NTT faculty unions on policy development at these institutions. Faculty handbooks, collective bargaining agreements (CBAs), and other policy documents at a few institutions with and without CBAs were analyzed for the presence of institutional, NTT faculty-supportive policies. One unionized and one non-unionized institution were selected as sites for interviews with faculty and administrators. The paper finds CBAs to be a significant source of NTT faculty-supportive policies, and the union to provide important procedural safeguards against arbitrary ...


Unionization And The Development Of Policies For Non-Tenure Track Faculty: A Comparative Study Of Research Universities, Karen Halverson Cross Jan 2018

Unionization And The Development Of Policies For Non-Tenure Track Faculty: A Comparative Study Of Research Universities, Karen Halverson Cross

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

This paper examines how policies at several research universities support and professionalize their full-time, non-tenure track (NTT) instructional faculty, and considers the influence of NTT faculty unions on policy development at these institutions. Faculty handbooks, collective bargaining agreements (CBAs), and other policy documents at a few institutions with and without CBAs were analyzed for the presence of institutional, NTT faculty-supportive policies. One unionized and one non-unionized institution were selected as sites for interviews with faculty and administrators. The paper finds CBAs to be a significant source of NTT faculty-supportive policies, and the union to provide important procedural safeguards against arbitrary ...


Panel Handout: Microaggressions And Implicit Bias On Campus - Microaggression Theory: A Selected Bibliography 2016, Barbara Diamond Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Microaggressions And Implicit Bias On Campus - Microaggression Theory: A Selected Bibliography 2016, Barbara Diamond

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

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Panel Handout: Microaggressions And Implicit Bias On Campus - Implicit Bias: A Selected Biography 2016, Barbara Diamond Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Microaggressions And Implicit Bias On Campus - Implicit Bias: A Selected Biography 2016, Barbara Diamond

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

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Workshop: Microaggressionsand Implicit Bias On Campus - Microaggressions And Disability, Barbara Diamond Oct 2016

Workshop: Microaggressionsand Implicit Bias On Campus - Microaggressions And Disability, Barbara Diamond

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Dual Credit And Enrollment Issues At Community Colleges - A Case Study: Erie Community College, Kristin Klein Wheaton Oct 2016

Panel: Dual Credit And Enrollment Issues At Community Colleges - A Case Study: Erie Community College, Kristin Klein Wheaton

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Dual Credit And Enrollment Issues At Community Colleges, Alec Thomson Oct 2016

Panel: Dual Credit And Enrollment Issues At Community Colleges, Alec Thomson

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Best Practices In Arbitration Of Higher Education Issues, Rosemary Townley Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Best Practices In Arbitration Of Higher Education Issues, Rosemary Townley

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Year In Higher Education, Jerry Cutler Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Year In Higher Education, Jerry Cutler

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Pensions And Health Insurance Savings For Contingent Faculty, William Shimer Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Pensions And Health Insurance Savings For Contingent Faculty, William Shimer

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates - Rutgers And Aaup Post-Doc Cba Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates - Rutgers And Aaup Post-Doc Cba

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates - The Postdoctoral Experience Revisited Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates - The Postdoctoral Experience Revisited

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

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Panel: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates - Breaking The Silence: The Unionization Of Post-Doctorate Workers At The University Of California, Sayil Camacho, Robert Rhoads Oct 2016

Panel: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates - Breaking The Silence: The Unionization Of Post-Doctorate Workers At The University Of California, Sayil Camacho, Robert Rhoads

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates, Karen Rosenberg Oct 2016

Panel: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates, Karen Rosenberg

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates, Sayil Camacho, Jerome Kukor, Amy Lee, Karen Rosenberg Oct 2016

Panel: Collective Bargaining Issues Concerning Post-Doctorates, Sayil Camacho, Jerome Kukor, Amy Lee, Karen Rosenberg

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Annual Legal Update (2016), Aaron Nisenson Oct 2016

Annual Legal Update (2016), Aaron Nisenson

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Workshop: Best Practices In Labor-Management Committees In Higher Education, Sally Klingel Oct 2016

Workshop: Best Practices In Labor-Management Committees In Higher Education, Sally Klingel

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Transforming The Collective Bargaining Process At Florida Gulf Coast University, Elizabeth Elliott Oct 2016

Panel: Transforming The Collective Bargaining Process At Florida Gulf Coast University, Elizabeth Elliott

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education, Jason Walta Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education, Jason Walta

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education, Jill Rosenberg Oct 2016

Panel: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education, Jill Rosenberg

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education - Recent Tenure Discrimination Federal Court Decisions, Merrick Rossein Oct 2016

Panel: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education - Recent Tenure Discrimination Federal Court Decisions, Merrick Rossein

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education - Law And Litigation, Merrick Rossein Oct 2016

Panel: Discrimination And Harassment Issues In Higher Education - Law And Litigation, Merrick Rossein

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: The Impact Of Faculty Unit Composition On Collective Bargaining, Robin Sowards Oct 2016

Panel Handout: The Impact Of Faculty Unit Composition On Collective Bargaining, Robin Sowards

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining At Academic Medical Centers - Cba University Of Medicine And Dentistry In Nj And Njea Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining At Academic Medical Centers - Cba University Of Medicine And Dentistry In Nj And Njea

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining At Academic Medical Centers - University Of Connecticut Health Center Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Collective Bargaining At Academic Medical Centers - University Of Connecticut Health Center

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: State Of Public Pensions And Its Impact On Collective Bargaining, Elliot Susseles Oct 2016

Panel: State Of Public Pensions And Its Impact On Collective Bargaining, Elliot Susseles

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel: State Of Public Pensions And Its Impact On Collective Bargaining, Diane Oakley Oct 2016

Panel: State Of Public Pensions And Its Impact On Collective Bargaining, Diane Oakley

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.


Panel Handout: Career Technical Education For The Future - Ca Community Colleges: Task Force On Workforce, Job Creation, And A Strong Economy Oct 2016

Panel Handout: Career Technical Education For The Future - Ca Community Colleges: Task Force On Workforce, Job Creation, And A Strong Economy

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

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Panel: Career Technical Education For The Future - Career Tech Education: A Union View Of The Ccc Board’S Task Force Report, Mark Smith Oct 2016

Panel: Career Technical Education For The Future - Career Tech Education: A Union View Of The Ccc Board’S Task Force Report, Mark Smith

Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy

No abstract provided.