We have scheduled a meeting for all Non-Regular (Sessional) faculty members as follows:

Date: Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016
Time: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Place: Bldg. 355, Room 211 (Lounge)

The agenda will be:

  • Welcome new and returning members to VIUFA (your trade union for all academic professors, instructors, counsellors, faculty advisors, librarians and technicians at VIU);
  • Discuss views and needs of Non-Regular Faculty members, including the right of first refusal;
  • Elect a Non-Regular Faculty representative to the VIUFA Executive Committee; and
  • The 2016-2017 Non-Regular Faculty Handbook is attached. Copies will also be available at the meeting.
    We encourage you to attend this meeting to express any concerns you may have, or ideas/recommendations you would like to discuss with us.

Our President (Chris Jaeger), Vice-President (Kathleen Reed), Chief Steward (Colleen Price), current Non-Regular Faculty rep (Kelly Black) and our Labour Relations Advisor (Neil McLeod) will be at the meeting to answer your questions.

Snacks and beverages will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there.