La Trobe University
Thank you to all the NTEU members who voted in the recent industrial action ballot.
The results are in! NTEU members have won the right to take industrial action in the following forms:
In a staff briefing last week Vice Chancellor, Professor John Dewar, outlined the potential impact of Federal government budget cuts at La Trobe University and how this may affect bargaining with the ...
Most academics will be aware that a new workloads framework is now limping into operation across the university. Its convoluted nature and silly formulas (accompanied by a picture of Einstein) has ...
Tags: la trobe, LTU, EB6, academic workloads,
The formula shown on this poster is taken from an actual workload guideline at La Trobe. It gives people a certain number of workload points but these points don't correspond with hours - no one can work out how much work they are really being allocated.
Today was the first meeting of the Research Working Group set up to discuss research issues and develop recommendations around research-related clauses in the new Collective Agreement which is under ...
Tags: research continuing, research issues, LTU, la trobe,
NTEU La Trobe Branch has produced the attached discussion paper as a starting point for discussions about improving research staff conditions, including the operation of the Research Continuing clause.
La Trobe University will not guarantee places on Council for the appointment of staff or student members, however, this and other governance issues will be referred to the Human Resources Planning ...
Tags: LTU, la trobe, Council, governance,
Council has rejected NTEU's proposal to guarantee staff and student representation on Council, refuses to include observers in meetings and will not provide minutes to the University Community.
NTEU is lobbying La Trobe University to retain at least three members of the staff and student bodies on University Council as appointed positions. These representations are being made in light ...
Tags: la trobe, LTU, Council, governance,
Request to La Trobe University Council to allow for the appointment of two staff and one student members to University Council. This is in response to the Baillieu government's pending legislation to remove staff and student reps.
The Federal Court has ordered the reinstatement of Professor Judith Bessant at RMIT University in Melbourne – a judgement that the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes as a warning ...
Room L425 L Block Toowoomba Campus
University of Southern Queensland
Phone: 07 4631 2616
Fax: 07 4631 2332