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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. June 1, 2021Special election results: Lori Curtis acclaimed as FAUW president

    FAUW is pleased to announce that Lori Curtis will serve as FAUW president for a two-year term beginning July 1. Lori is the chair of the Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee. We will announce the new AF&T chair soon.

    Mario Ioannidis, currently an at-large director and member of the Executive Committee, will take the Engineering seat on the board for one year as of July 1.

  2. May 28, 2021FAUW statement on decision making about fall 2021 teaching

    The FAUW Board has adopted a position on fall 2021 decision making relating to teaching and on-campus activity. As we prepare to return to campus and in-person teaching, we need – and are asking – to have more of a say in decisions about our members' working conditions.

  3. May 13, 2021FAUW presents 2021 Appreciation Award to CTE's Monica Vesely
    the award is made of two curved pieces of blue glass etched with the book and flying pages/birds from the FAUW logo.

    The FAUW Appreciation Award recognizes people from across the University who have gone above and beyond to improve the lives of faculty members. Monica Vesely is the recipient of the 2021 award.

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