Swinburne University of Technology

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  1. University funding cuts cause severe indigestion for government (SMH 14.7.14)

    Posted 14 July 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    Crossbench senators with an ear to popular opinion could become even less co-operative when university cuts come before them, with new polling showing the Coalition’s changes are poison in voter-land.

    Extensive automated phone polling across 23 federal electorates taking in all states has found cuts in federal funding and changes to allow increased fees, higher loan charges, and access to limited federal funding by non-university course providers, have not gone over well with households.

    Sixty-nine per cent of those polled said they opposed “significant increases in fees” and 65 per cent said they opposed a 20 per cent funding

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  2. Swinburne Sessionals – Major Justice Campaign Close to Launch

    Posted 14 February 2012 by Charlie Sanders (Swinburne University of Technology)

    Well over half the teaching performed at Australian Universities is being carried out by Sessional staff, and at Swinburne specifically more than two thirds of the Academic workforce is casual! Many ...

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  3. New survey reveals racial discrimination is alive and well in universities

    Posted 23 November 2011 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    A survey released today of Indigenous academic and professional staff in higher education has revealed they continue to experience direct discrimination and racist attitudes in our universities.

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    I'm Not A Racist, But...

    Report on Cultural Respect, Racial Discrimination, Lateral Violence & Related Policy at Australia’s Universities. Published by the National Indigenous Unit and Indigenous Policy Committee of the NTEU.

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  4. University staff working more survey reveals

    Posted 17 March 2011 by Alex White (Vic Division)

    The NTEU Victorian Division's annual "state of the sector" survey revealed that almost half of all university staff (and TAFE PACCT staff) work more than 40 hours per week, with over a quarter ...

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  5. Take part in the NTEU Vic annual tertiary education sector survey

    Posted 13 December 2010 by Alex White (Vic Division)

    All staff working in the tertiary education sector are invited to take part in the NTEU Victorian Division's annual sector-wide survey.

    This survey is designed to provide information about issues of ...

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