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  1. Australian VC's Remuneration 2013

    Posted 25 September 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Competition has closed

    Thank you to all those who particpated. 

    We have a winner who will be notified by email.

    The answers will be released first thing Wednseday 1 ...

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  2. NTEU Submission to Senate Inquiry

    Posted 23 September 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU)

    Submission to Senate Inquiry Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill 2014

    The National Tertiary Education Union’s (NTEU) ...

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    Submission
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  3. Chris Pyne's Scaremongering Fact-Checked and Far-Fetched

    Posted 22 September 2014 by Matthew Partridge (Australian Catholic University)

    ABC's Fact-Check has pulled apart and judged Christopher Pyne's claims on the need for reform of our tertiary education sector 'Far-fetched'.

    In fact rather than falling standards in Australia's ...

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  4. NTEU members support student call for a debate on fee deregulation at UNSW

    Posted 17 September 2014 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    A meeting of NTEU UNSW Branch members on September 17 passed a resolution in support of the Student Representative Council campaign against fee deregulation at UNSW.

    The students have launched a ...

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  5. Save Our Uni - Uni job cuts bad for the city

    Posted 16 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Uni job cuts bad for the city, Northern Star, 13 September 2014

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  6. Make a Submission to the Senate Committee on the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014

    Posted 16 September 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Federal Government’s Budget proposals to Higher Education will radically change the sector severely impacting on Universities, staff, and students.   The NTEU has been campaigning ...

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  7. Information for Notre Dame Members - The bargaining process

    Posted 16 September 2014 by Amy Talbot (University of Notre Dame Australia)

    Notre Dame Branch will soon begin negotiations with the University for the new Enterprise Agreement. The bargaining process can often be a confusing one for members, so we have produced this ...

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    Fact Sheet
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  8. Little shift in gender disparity in higher ed

    Posted 16 September 2014 by Jeannie Rea (Women)

    There has been little shift for some time in the gender disparity in higher education careers and studies. In some areas gender equity has deteriorated. The proportion of women vice chancellors has fallen to 20%, just eight out of 39. It had climbed to one third a few years ago. And just the second woman to head up a ‘Group of 8’ University, starts at Monash this September.

    There has been little shift in the proportion of women academics still hovering around 44%, and women are still less than one third of the professorial class, but now at least more than one quarter. While women are two thirds of general and professional staff, and have made significant inroads into senior positions (45%), there does not seem to be any recent gains. Women still predominate in lower levels and more insecure jobs across all

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  9. Save Our Uni - Messages of support for SCU staff

    Posted 15 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    We've been innundated with messages of support for SCU staff and the Save our Uni. Save our local jobs. campaign. Here are some of the messages we've received:

    UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE NTEU BRANCH

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  10. NTEU members vote to accept Academic Agreement

    Posted 15 September 2014 by Emma Clancy (University of Technology Sydney)

    NTEU members met on Monday 8 September to discuss the Academic Agreement proposed by UTS management. Members voted to accept the UTS proposed Academic Staff Agreement as "the best that could be ...

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