More discussions with SEU (trades) on temporary alternative work arrangements

Published: 19Dec2014

The parties met on December 17 to discuss whether a temporary alternative work arrangement (TAWA) could be considered as an adequate vehicle to address the union’s proposal to reduce work hours...

Talks continue with AMUSE floor fellows

Published: 16Dec2014

The parties met on December 5 for a half day and exchanged proposals and counter-proposals. They continued to discuss the following articles:  purpose of agreement, union recognition and scope of...

Progress in talks with AGSEM TAs

Published: 16Dec2014

The parties met on December 12. Two articles were discussed on this last day of negotiations in 2014: positions, and selection and appointment.

More agreements signed with SEU (trades)

Published: 3Dec2014

At the bargaining session of December 3, the parties established the 2015 calendar of negotiations with six dates set until late April. The parties made minor adjustments to articles discussed...

Start of negotiations with floor fellows

Published: 3Dec2014

McGill’s floor fellows were certified in May 2014. The parties held their first bargaining session on October 31, where they exchanged proposals.  The session also included a presentation of floor...

McGill and SEU (facilities) sign off on vacation scheduling

Published: 27Nov2014

On September 17, the parties discussed the issue of vacation scheduling in the last week of the reference year, which has since been ratified by the parties and will be applied to the three...

McGill and SEU (trades) discuss technical support roles

Published: 3Dec2014

The parties met on September 24 to discuss the mechanism of potentially implementing technical support roles. Although the parties see the advantages of introducing such roles, no agreement was...

McGill and AGSEM TAs ratify article on disciplinary measures

Published: 27Nov2014

McGill met with AGSEM teaching assistants on October 10. After a final review of the article on disciplinary measures, the parties ratified the bilingual version of the document.  Highlights...

Discussions with SEU (trades) on proposed appointment of technical support

Published: 17Jun2014

The parties met on June 12, 2014 and, as agreed at the previous meeting, the university proposed the text of a letter of agreement concerning technical support roles.  Based on comments made by the...

Eight personnel policies revised

Published: 17Jun2014

Eight policies included in the Personnel Policies & Procedures manual have recently been revised and are now available online. For more information click here. The following personnel...