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


Thanks to our recent #academicfreedom award winner for standing up for truth, the profession @TRINITYPREZ

"Fundamental democratic values are at stake. #Academicfreedom is at stake." --@TRINITYPREZ bit.ly/2l0skS4 2/

"Truth and truth-telling is central in all we do. If we #academics don't stand for #truth, what's the purpose of what we do?" 1/

Political attacks on the press and #highered clearly undermine the search for truth and #democracy #NotTheEnemy bit.ly/2mf56b1

#Faculty face more online harassment. Have a story re online intimidation? SHARE: bit.ly/2l4u9hTtwitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Props to the WSU community detne.ws/2lGKTL0 Join the stand against the ban: bit.ly/2jvHaP1 #noban #nobannowall

Interesting proposal to make academic job searches less onerous for all involved: do away with reference letters! bit.ly/2lyEVfV

Great news last nite for academic freedom, higher ed & the nation! We're proud to stand against the ban bit.ly/2k9v4x8?source… #NoBanNoWall

Iowa lawmakers push bill to severely restrict campus bargaining rights ihenow.com/2lw80Iq. Push back at actionnetwork.org/petitions/prot…

Nominations for the AAUP-CBC's Marilyn Sternberg Award are due by March 15. bit.ly/2kwjnCm

An op-ed worth reading in the era of alternative facts: nytimes.com/2017/02/08/opi…

Register for the 6/14-18 AAUP annual conference, focused on student rights & freedoms. @DrIbram is plenary speaker.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

AAUP recommends that universities adopt regulations against surreptitious recording. Policy adopted in CA school: lat.ms/2kNNp5x

You can read and sign on to this Statement of Concern about Threats to Peace by @krocinstitute faculty here:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Sad day for public ed as DeVos confirmed. The good news? The massive resistance that made the vote a tie is here to stay. #DumpDevos

The Oregon State Conference of the AAUP is hiring a new Executive Director. Learn about the Portland-based job here… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…