Faculty Times Archive

March 19, 2018

Browse current and past issues of Faculty Times, UWOFA's official publication

OCUFA Report - What might the 2018 Ontario budget mean for university faculty?

April 24, 2018

While the continued implementation of reforms to student assistance in this year's budget are expected to further improve access for students, faculty are concerned that operating funding for universities remains stagnant, threatening the high-quality education students expect and deserve.

Reminder: Contract faculty research and professional development fund applications due

April 17, 2018

Contract faculty members of UWOFA are invited to apply for UWOFA's Contract Faculty Research and Professional Development Fund. Applications are on Friday, April 20, 2018 by 4 pm.

UWOFA members celebrate 20 years since certifying as a labour union

April 13, 2018

UWOFA certified as a union representing faculty members at Western on May 26, 1998. Certification is a significant event in the life of a union; it legally formalizes the collective bargaining relationship between the employer and employees, shifting and democratizing power relations in a workplace. UWOFA's certification is one of the most significant events in its 63-year history.

UWOFA statement on graduate teaching assistants negotiations with Western

Stephen Pitel

April 9, 2018

UWOFA statement on graduate teaching assistants negotiations with Western