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  1. Germany's permanent precarious academics

    Posted 3 April 2014 by Paul Clifton (Uni Casual)

    This article by Janin Bredehoeft, University of Sydney, appeared in the March 2014 issue of Connect


    Only 20 per cent of the academic workforce in German higher education institutions is in ...

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  2. Casual teachers carry the load (Connect editorial, March 2014)

    Posted 26 March 2014 by Jeannie Rea (Uni Casual)

    Casual teachers carry the load

    Connect editorial, March 2014

    Academic casual activists and the NTEU have made the casualisation of university teaching and the plight of casual academics a public ...

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    Connect, March 2014

    NTEU & CAPA publication for Casual and Sessional Staff in Australian universities. March 2014.

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  3. UTS Casual Survey results

    Posted 25 March 2014 by Paul Clifton (Uni Casual)

    In 2013, NTEU University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) Branch conducted a survey of 1455 casual academics to give them an opportunity to put forward their views on their employment arrangements and ...

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  4. I know what you did last summer

    Posted 19 March 2014 by Paul Clifton (Uni Casual)

    This article by Dustin Halse appears in the March 2014 issue of Advocate

    I know what you did last summer

    Most people look forward to the summer break. What’s not to love? There’s the ...

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  5. Latest issue of Connect, vol 7. no. 1

    Posted 17 March 2014 by Paul Clifton (Uni Casual)

    The March 2014 issue of Connect, the NTEU and CAPA magazine for casual academics, is now available online.

    This issue is jam packed with stories, advice and opinions from causal academics across the ...

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    Connect, March 2014

    NTEU & CAPA publication for Casual and Sessional Staff in Australian universities. March 2014.

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  6. Media Release: La Trobe University staff vote for industrial action

    Posted 14 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU members at La Trobe University yesterday voted to endorse industrial action across the university’s campuses.

    Staff will strike on Wednesday, 26th March following the breakdown of ...

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  7. Swinburne Rips Domestic Violence Protections from Casual Staff

    Posted 27 February 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    In the non-union ballot currently underway at Swinburne, Vice Chancellor Linda Kristjanson has inserted new provisions into a special part of the Agreement which excludes protections against domestic ...

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  8. Universities Australia conference from the casual academic perspective

    Posted 26 February 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    With Universities Australia’s 2014 Higher Education Conference starting today, we are happy to also welcome a new social media project that focuses upon higher education issues from casual, ...

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  9. Media Release: NTEU secures fifty jobs for struggling staff at Swinburne University

    Posted 30 January 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    After a two year dispute, the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) and Swinburne University have settled on an agreement that will create new jobs and help address the casualisation of the ...

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  10. University funding

    Posted 24 January 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    “University planning is far too important to be left solely to market forces”

    NTEU in Times HES on the impact of deregulating university places

    Late last year the UK Conservative ...

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