The purpose of this association is to promote the interests of the Field Staff through training, development and networking; to share ideas relative to collective bargaining and chapter/conference development; and to promote the ideals of the AAUP.


Caryl Schiff-Greatorex, Chair

Phil Lesch, Vice Chair

Michelle Fecteau, Secretary

Scott Barns, Treasurer

Elizabeth Newberg, Information Coordinator


We welcome new union members from the AFI Conservatory in LA. They voted overwhelmingly this week to join together in a union! #1u #highered

Congratulations to 81 new union members, @AFIConservatory faculty! bit.ly/21jpGG9 #1u @THR @Variety

Contingent faculty unionizing together, a national trend via @TheIthacanOnline bit.ly/1SIv1U1 #1u #onefaculty #highered

Problems @ntfclocal6546 is fighting are similar to problems in #highered across nation via @TheDailyIllini bit.ly/1U7n3WO

ICYMI: Cost of major college athletics examined on HBO Real Sports. Howard Bunsis & David Hughes weigh in youtu.be/UHb2NpIXNDM

Another way to avoid being associated w/pepper spraying students wd be to not pepper spray students ihenow.com/1STBhWd. Just a thought

We're delighted to welcome our 2nd new collective bargaining chapter this week; TT faculty at Plymouth State U. There is power in a union!

UIUC NTT faculty (AAUP/AFT) strike today, a last resort after nearly 2 years of trying to bargain a 1st contract twitter.com/ntfclocal6546/…

500+ faculty unite to collectively bargain at College of Southern Nevada #1u

Congratulations to College of Southern Nevada faculty who voted to form a union with Nevada Faculty Alliance-AAUP @NFA_AAUP #1u

How to deal with a glut of part-time academics? Make them full-time bit.ly/1TTRr6Z @Chicago_Reader pic.twitter.com/AiN1b3YLNZ

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AAUP-CBC members, plan to attend business meeting & dinner Thurs 6/16. Speaker Risa Liberwitz, CBC elections, & more twitter.com/AAUP/status/72…

If you're planning to attend the AAUP annual conference in June, it's time to register! Early bird rates end Friday: aaup.org/event/2016-aau…

Know the best pay equalizer? Union membership. Collective action raises wages. #EqualPayDay #EqualPay