Members, we are excited to introduce Isaac Armstrong! He will work with our local full-time and has years of union experience. Isaac is located in 131 McLean Hall Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30. He can be reached by cell at 306-370-9399 or email at armstrI@psac-afpc.com. If you have questions about your union or need assistance with employment issues … Continue reading Introducing Our New Rep Isaac!
Our Annual General Meeting will be held on March 26th at 3:30pm in Arts 263. The meeting is open to all PSAC Local 40004 members. Your executive encourages all postdoctoral fellows and graduate student workers to attend so that you can find out what is happening with your union. The AGM is the time to … Continue reading Annual General Meeting – March 26
PSAC Local 40004 Postdoc Members Bargaining Update February 13, 2018 Your bargaining team met the employer two days negotiating your first collective agreement with the University. We made some progress on issues such as access to facilities, discipline, and duties and responsibilities. While we have discussed most of our non-monetary issues, there are still a … Continue reading Postdoc Bargaining Update
Dear Members and Former Members, We have heard from a lot of members and wanted to clarify a few issues about the retroactive pay. 1. Retroactive pay applies only to graduate student workers (i. e. those who were RAs, TAs, or SAs). It does not apply to post doctoral fellows because they will be under … Continue reading More on Retroactive Pay
Dear Members of PSAC Local 40004, We hope that you’ve settled into the Winter 2018 term. When the contract was ratified it included retroactive pay for graduate student workers who worked as TAs, RAs, or SAs between 1 September 2015 and 31 October 2017. Members who worked as TAs, RAs, or SAs during the Fall … Continue reading Retro Pay for Graduate Workers
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Graduate Student Workers voted in favour of ratifying the contract. The contract for Graduate Student Workers can be viewed here.
You're invited to a Holiday Party on December 8th at 6 pm at GSA Commons - jointly hosted by GSA & PSAC40004!!!
A big thank you to the previous Executive Committee for all their support and hard work on behalf of PSAC Local 40004 members! A new Executive Committee was elected at the last Annual General Meeting and we look forward to getting to know our members. President: Dr. Elaheh Khozeimeh Sarbisheh SHRF and CIHR-THRUST Postdoctoral Fellow in … Continue reading New Executive Committee
Congratulations to the graduate student employees at the University of Saskatchewan for securing our first collective agreement!!! For a reminder of what's included, please see the following link. https://usaskage.files.wordpress.com/2017/09/ratificationkit.pdf