Welcome to your Faculty Association

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. Jan. 23, 2020Call for nominations: FAUW Board of Directors
    You're smart. Help us make things better.

    The Faculty Association invites nominations for the following seats on its Board of Directors:

  2. Nov. 14, 2019Dan Brown acclaimed as FAUW president

    The FAUW elections committee solicited nominations for FAUW president from October 17 to November 13, 2019. The committee received only one nomination during this period, so FAUW is pleased to announce that Dan Brown will be the next FAUW president, starting July 1, 2020. Congratulations Dan!

    If you have questions about the election process, please contact a member of the Elections Committee.

  3. Oct. 17, 2019Call for nominations for FAUW president
    Call for nominations. FAUW president. Due November 13.

    The Faculty Association invites nominations for the role of president for the term July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022. Nominations are due November 13.

    About the Faculty Association

    FAUW is the official representative of faculty members at the University of Waterloo. We negotiate compensation, terms of employment, and University policies. We advocate for collective rights and provide support to individual members. The principles of academic freedom, collegial governance, and equity are at the core of the Faculty Association's operations.

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  1. Feb. 21, 2020Indigenization Reading Circle
    Illustration by Catherine Dallaire, Metis

    Would you like to know more about Indigenization and reconciliation in the university context? Join us in the FAUW Indigenization Reading Circle. All are welcome and no experience or prior knowledge is necessary. Together we will work at hearing Indigenous voices and contemplate what respect for Indigenous ways of knowing and being means for universities.

  2. Feb. 24, 2020Indigenous Employee Lunch

    The Faculty Association of University of Waterloo (FAUW), the University of Waterloo Staff Association (UWSA), the Renison Association of Academic Staff (RAAS), and the St. Jerome's University Academic Staff Association (SJU-ASA) invite Indigenous employees of University of Waterloo and the Affiliated and Federated Institutions of Waterloo to lunch on us Monday, February 24, at noon in Hagey Hall 373. 

  3. Feb. 25, 2020Lecturers Town Hall

    Join the Lecturers Committee for an update on key issues affecting lecturers and a chance to voice your concerns.

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