Faculty members report increased workload, concerns balancing work with family care commitments in new survey

September 2, 2020

Faculty members at the University of Western Ontario report they are working overtime to get their courses ready for the fall semester, according to a survey conducted by UWO’s Faculty Association.

UWOFA and the employer sign Letter of Understanding on Student Questionnaires on Courses and Teaching

September 2, 2020

UWOFA and the employer have negotiated a new Letter of Understanding (LOU) regarding the administration and use of Student Questionnaires on Courses and Teaching (SQCT) in the upcoming academic year.

UWOFA and employer reach agreement on two Letters of Understanding

August 16, 2020

Following four months of negotiations with the employer to address the added burdens placed on Members’ working conditions and professional lives during the COVID -19 pandemic, UWOFA can announce that the following Letters of Understanding (LOU) to modify the Faculty Collective Agreement have been signed off. 

UWOFA welcomes new Board of Directors members

July 22, 2020

On July 1, the UWOFA Board of Directors welcomed six new members for the 2020-2021 academic year.

UWOFA’s Contract Faculty Research and Professional Development Fund

Beth MacDougall-Shackleton

July 16, 2020

Contract faculty members are invited to apply for UWOFA’s Contract Faculty Research and Professional Development Fund.