AGSEM TAs Approve New Collective Agreement

Published: 1Oct2015

The Union held its general assembly on September 30, and its members voted on the global offer submitted by McGill’s negotiating committee on September 1. The teaching assistants accepted the...

Conciliation Meeting with Floor Fellows on September 11

Published: 30Sep2015

In order to move negotiations forward, the parties continued discussions that had begun on July 3 regarding the counting of hours worked. The parties discussed what, in their respective views,...

Negotiation meetings with AGSEM invigilators

Published: 30Sep2015

Following the previous meeting on July 14, the parties met on September 15 to discuss the Union’s rights, the job posting clause, employment applications, and the selection and appointment of...

Meeting with SEU (Trades)

Published: 30Sep2015

The parties met briefly on September 22 to review the negotiations to date. It was determined that the discussion of normative subjects, upon which agreement has yet to be reached, would be put...

Meeting with SEU (Facilities, Printing & Computing)

Published: 30Sep2015

The parties discussed the possibility of introducing biweekly pay for these groups. The University responded to the Union’s questions and concerns on this subject; some points still require...

Meeting with AMUSE (Casual Employees)

Published: 30Sep2015

The parties met twice, on September 18 and 25. Discussions were focused on the grievance and arbitration process, and on the clause regarding discrimination and harassment. Significant progress was...

Global offer to be presented to TAs by Oct. 2

Published: 9Sep2015

The parties met on September 1, 2015 in the presence of a conciliator appointed by the Ministry of Labour. This was the first meeting after the summer break. The parties continued several...

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Published: 23Jun2015

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Start of negotiations with AGSEM invigilators

Published: 22Jun2015

The first meeting was held on June 12.  The parties introduced their respective negotiating teams. They exchanged their set of proposals and discussed how the bargaining process should unfold. The...

McGill’s postdoctoral fellows now unionized

Published: 19Jun2015

McGill’s postdoctoral fellows received their accreditation from the Commission des relations du travail on June 9, 2015. They become the third bargaining unit of AMURE/PSAC, which already includes...