Health Insurance Reimbursement Applications are due on OCT. 15. As mentioned in recent UAFP newsletters, partial health insurance reimbursement is available to qualifying adjuncts who purchased their own health insurance last year. Applications must be sent registered mail to Bill Quinlan at address listed on application. The post office card will be your receipt. No receipts will be sent by the UAFP. For […]
The renovation of the faculty lounge on the third floor of Pace Plaza at the Downtown NYC Campus continues to advance. Renovation committee members met last week with administration officials and designers to approve furniture and layouts. We will meet again at the showroom to see the choices and to settle color schemes. Please note that all […]
Some of the UAFP negotiating team and representatives of the Pace University administration are taking part in two training sessions with the National Mediation Service. Pace fielded a high-level team that included Dean Herrmann, Associate Provost Adelia Williams-Lubitz, Ron Musselwhite and representatives from Dyson, Lubin, the School of Education and Nursing. People from finance and payroll were also included. It […]
UAFP President Barbara Lerner spoke yesterday on WNYC’s The Leonard Lopate Show about the situation of adjuncts in academia. The first question he asked was how the union changed the adjunct experience at Pace. To listen to Barbara’s answer and this highly informative discussion of adjunct issues CLICK HERE.
Regulations Implementing Employer Shared Responsibility Under the Affordable Care Act The final regulations provide clarifications … regarding whether employees of certain types or in certain occupations are considered full-time, including: Educational employees: Teachers and other educational employees will not be treated as part-time for the year simply because their school is closed or operating on […]
The Union of Adjunct Faculty at Pace (UAFP) and Pace University are pleased to announce the new Adjunct Scholarship Support Program to provide funding for Adjunct Faculty members who present papers or Chair panels at national conferences in their disciplines. This fund is a new program that we have initiated in partnership with Provost Uday Sukatme. Pace University […]
Some Adjuncts have received a self-evaluation form from their Department Chairs. This has come from the Dean’s Office. Most probably it will be used to determine next year’s raises. If you get one – and not everyone does – here are some guidelines to help you complete it. Go to the union website, and click […]
In case you missed this e-mail from the Office of the Provost with the Fall 2011 Adjunct Promotion Guidelines and deadlines, CLICK HERE for the full text of the e-mail. CLICK HERE for the Guidelines/Application.
Pace University Benefits for Adjuncts For information on benefits offered to adjuncts by the University please visit the Human Resources section of the Pace website at http://www.pace.edu/human-resources/part-time-faculty. Specific benefit questions can be addressed by Human Resources. For a complete list of HR contacts please go to: https://www.pace.edu/human-resources/contact-us. Health Insurance Grants The UAFP has negotiated a […]
More than 600 adjuncts are currently benefiting from the work of a small group of dedicated individuals. We can increase our effectiveness tremendously by expanding our core group. Whether you join a committee or just sign on for a simple short-term project, there are any number of ways you can contribute. Won’t you step up […]