All FAUW events are postponed until further notice. The Spring General Meeting is still planned for noon on April 7, but will be delivered online. 

We will respond to your emails in priority order, starting with issues that impact many of you. Please note that we will likely not respond to individual-level concerns very quickly.

See our Coronavirus updates page for more information.

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The Faculty Association of the University of Waterloo (FAUW) works to ensure academic freedom, equity, and collegial governance for faculty members at Waterloo. We negotiate and protect your working conditions, and are here to help when you need it.

  1. Mar. 23, 2020FAUW Board Elections: Ballots Open

    The ballots for the FAUW Board of Directors elections are now open. All voting members can vote for one Director-at-large, and members in Math and Arts will also see a second ballot, to vote for a candidate from your Faculty. The ballots will remain open until 1:00 p.m. on April 3. 

  2. Mar. 16, 2020FAUW COVID-19 Response

    Like much of the rest of campus, the FAUW offices are closed and staff and Board members are working from home.

    All FAUW events are postponed until further notice. The Spring General Meeting is still planned for noon on April 7, but will be delivered online. 

    We have created a Coronavirus updates page with the latest information from us, frequently asked questions, and an archive of our emails related to the pandemic.

  3. Mar. 10, 2020An invitation to join the climate justice effort at the University of Waterloo

    FAUW's new member-driven Climate Justice Working Group brings together faculty members at the University of Waterloo to generate collective action on campus—and within our broader communities—to help foster a just, climate-safe future.

    This is a decentralized, action-oriented group that aims to shrink the carbon footprint of our work on campus and beyond, to build climate justice awareness on campus and in our community, and to spark related research with impact across the disciplines.

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  1. Apr. 1, 2020President's online office hours
     drop-in problem solving and more

    FAUW President Bryan Tolson will be available for online office hours Wednesdays 1:00–2:00 p.m. via Microsoft Teams.

    How to connect with Bryan on Teams:

  2. Apr. 7, 20202020 Spring General Meeting

    The FAUW Spring General Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, April 7 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. We are working on a plan for moving this meeting online.

  3. Apr. 8, 2020President's online office hours
     drop-in problem solving and more

    FAUW President Bryan Tolson will be available for online office hours Wednesdays 1:00–2:00 p.m. via Microsoft Teams.

    How to connect with Bryan on Teams:

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