Friday March 8
4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Avenue
- Opening remarks, Claude Evans, Chair, UTFA Appointments Committee
- Class Struggle: Putting Contract Academic Staff in Political Economic Context, Karen Foster, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Dalhousie University; Canada Research Chair in Sustainable Rural Futures for Atlantic Canada; Keynote speaker
- Negotiating Change for Part-Time Appointed Faculty, Cynthia Messenger, President, UTFA
- Overcoming the Dignity Deficit: Collective Bargaining for Contract Academic Faculty, Kristin Cavoukian, Vice Chair, CUPE 3902, Unit 3
Reception: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Faculty Club, 41 Willcocks Street
Saturday March 9
Conference: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Room 205, Claude T. Bissell Building 140 St. George Street
Part-time appointed faculty members and Librarians will present papers on their discipline-based scholarship, creative professional activity, pedagogical research, or pedagogical practice.
Lunch will be served.
To attend all or some of these three events, please RSVP to faculty@utfa. org.
Let us know which of the 3 events you will be attending: (1) March 8 Speakers’ event; (2) March 8 Reception; (3) March 9 Conference.