Court overturns UIC union success

An appellate court has ruled that UIC faculty cannot form a bargaining unit that includes both tenure/tenure track faculty and contingent/adjunct faculty. To read the UIC United Faculty’s report and response go to:  http://uicunitedfaculty.org/   Their site also contains a link to the text of the decision.  For the News-Gazette version, go to:

http://www.news-gazette.com/news/education/2012-03-24/ui-chicago-faculty-must-negotiate-tenured-nontenure-track-instructors-sepa

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2 responses to “Court overturns UIC union success

  1. The headline is a bit misleading. Our colleagues at UIC will still have a union, it will just have to negotiate two separate contracts.

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