Category: Welcome

This information session focuses on the partnership between faculty and Access Advisors in the academic accommodation process. Participants will discuss the accommodation process established under Policy 517, Academic Accommodation for Students Experiencing Disabilities, and the rights and responsibilities of stakeholders given that framework. Ways…

Article 9.1.9 requires that members and alternates serving in their first year on a TC/PC (or the UTPC) attend one of the workshops conducted jointly by the MRFA and Academic Affairs. Members who have attended in the past are welcome to attend again for…

MRFA’s 2018-2019 Executive Board

President: Melanie Peacock (General Management and Human Resources) Phone: 403.440.6191 Email: mpeacock@mtroyal.ca     Past-President: Marc Schroeder (Mathematics and Computing) Phone: 403.440.6172 Email: mschroeder@mtroyal.ca     Vice-President Negotiations: Lee Easton (English, Languages and Cultures) Phone: 403.440.5906 Email: leaston@mtroyal.ca     Vice-President Policy and Senior…

MRFA Family BBQ

The MRFA invites all members and their families to our second annual Family BBQ and Fun Day. Saturday, Sept. 15 2018, 12:00 – 2:30pm, Register Online.

MRFA Summer Closure

The Association offices are closed from June 14 – August 14. Faculty members’ campus cards are programmed to provide access to the centre after hours. Please email cpanderson@mtroyal.ca if you experience any issues in using your campus card or if you need to get in…

Sign up for Text Alerts

MRFA Members are invited to sign up to receive text alerts. Text alerts will only be sent in the case of job action. To sign up, please enter your details in the column to the right. If you have any questions, please contact Chantelle…

2018 Annual General Meeting

May 11, 2018, 9:30am – 1:00pm – in the Lincoln Park Room (J301)

MRFA Golf Tournament

Join us for our semi-annual golf tournament and keg drain… Not a golfer? Come play ping pong or darts in the faculty centre.

2018 Teaching Excellence Awards

MRFA Teaching Excellence Awards may be presented yearly to two MRFA faculty members, one full time and one Contract member, who have demonstrated sustained commitment to the development of teaching and learning at MRU. The Nomination Deadline is May 25, 2018

2018 MRFA Census

The census was emailed to all members on March 8 at 1:00pm. Members are encouraged to take the time to respond! Census Information: The MRFA is seeking information on a variety of topics related to the work of the Association and members’ working conditions. The results…

GFC Information Session

March 8, 2018 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. MRFA Faculty Centre

Conflict Resolution Workshop: How to Better Analyze, Resolve and Prevent Troubling Disputes

Have you had to deal with troubling interpersonal or intergroup disputes at work or elsewhere? Do you wish to learn more about the dynamics and underlying psychological drivers of conflict? Would you like to try out various tools for better preventing, de-escalating and resolving…