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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. Sep. 1, 2020FAUW leadership changes this week

    FAUW is pleased to welcome Dan Brown as our new association president today. Bryan Tolson will transition to the role of past president for one year, and also chief negotiator.

  2. June 15, 2020UW statement risks chilling Black anti-racism scholarship

    On June 6, in relation to a matter with a faculty member that prompted a public outcry and media response, the University of Waterloo told the press that “The University of Waterloo unequivocally believes that there is no place for the use of the N-word in class, on campus or in our community."

  3. June 4, 2020Renison Association of Academic Staff certified as a trade union

    The Renison Association of Academic Staff (RAAS) is delighted to announce that it received certification as a trade union on March 23, 2020. RAAS was first established as a non-certified association on February 12, 2018 and is affiliated with FAUW through a service agreement.

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  1. Oct. 26, 2020President's online office hours
    President's online office hours. Drop-in problem-solving and more. Mondays at 1:00 on Teams.

    FAUW President Dan Brown will be available for online office hours this fall Mondays 1:00–2:00 p.m. via Microsoft Teams.

  2. Nov. 10, 2020Tenure & Promotion Workshop Series: Navigating your First Probationary Term
    Navigating your first probationary term

    Microsoft Teams Meeting Link: http://bit.ly/fauw-probationary-term

    FAUW's Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee runs a series of information sessions to help faculty through key transitions in their academic career, including probationary renewal and applying for tenure.  

  3. Dec. 8, 20202020 Fall General Meeting
    2020 Fall General Meeting

    Our 2020 Fall General Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 8 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Microsoft Teams. The link to join the meeting will be emailed to voting members in November.

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