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University shells out legal fees to bargain with its own faculty

Every minute spent discussing faculty union negotiations at the University of Oregon is another minute billed to an external lawfirm. After five months gathered around a bargaining table, faculty contract negotiations that started between the University and United Academics — the faculty union — in December of last year are …

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University reaches agreement with United Academics on proposed bargaining unit

The University and the United Academics have reached an agreement on the proposed bargaining unit for the faculty union and expect to be certified by the Employment Relations Board in a matter of days.

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Letter: Faculty union might contradict University ideals

What (Cramer’s) letter failed to mention is that a large number of University faculty believe that unionizing the faculty goes against the very idea of a major research university, which traditionally places high value on the individuality of faculty.

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United Academics faculty union looks to establish presence on campus

University faculty have been working towards creating a faculty union since late 2010…

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University Senate discusses faculty growth, unionization

University Senate gathered yesterday to discuss pressing issues currently facing the institution, as well as to deliberate on the possible formation of a new faculty union.

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Union efforts attempt to expand faculty voice at University of Oregon

An effort over four years in the making to unionize University faculty may have garnered enough support to become a reality next year and could lead to ample changes in how future staff and academic decisions are made on campus.

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