Category: Welcome

Faculty Forum

Welcome to the MRFA’s new digital publication, Faculty Forum! In the most recent member census, the communications committee asked members for feedback about various communications media and member preferences. An overwhelming majority of respondents told us that your preference is to receive email messages,…

Working Conditions For MRU Contract Faculty Have Improved, But There’s Lots Left To Do

By Gülberk Koç Maclean A hearty thank you to the permanent MRU faculty and the MRFA bargaining team for supporting contract faculty in the recent negotiations, helping them thus far in acquiring fairer working conditions. Contract faculty may now apply for the new position…

Contract Faculty and the Collective Agreement

By Guy Obrecht The collective agreement is interesting not so much for its carefully eloquent and sometimes overly lawyerly language, but more as the lynchpin that that allows the university to function and change. In principle, it is the terms and conditions of employment,…

MRFA’s 2019-2020 Executive Board

President: Melanie Peacock (General Management and Human Resources) Phone: 403.440.6191 Email: President@mrfa.net                               Vice-President Negotiations: Anupam Das (Economics, Justice, & Policy Studies) Phone: 403.440.6535 Email: VPNegotiations@mrfa.net    Vice-President Policy and Senior…

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…