We are pleased to announce that Marlin Schmidt, Minister of Advanced Education, has appointed Dr. Donna Wilson, member of the academic staff nominated by the AASUA, as a member of the board of The Governors of The University of Alberta for a three year term commencing November 26, 2018. The AASUA extends congratulations to Dr. Wilson. The AASUA also wishes to thank Dr. David Cooper who previously served on the Board as the AASUA's nominee.
Please note the change of venue - the AGM will now be held at the:
Pursuant to the Association's bylaws, the AGM is a closed meeting for members only.
Members will be required to register with their photo ID.
We encourage members to attend the…
I am pleased to announce the Election results for the AASUA's Nominee to the Board of Governors (U of A) which may be reviewed on the Elections 2018 webpage here.
Congratulations to the successful candidate and thank you to everyone who participated in the election, both as a candidate and voter.
This is a call out to AASUA members to serve as committee members on the Job Action Committee.
This is NOT a strike message. The AASUA is simply doing its due diligence to ensure this committee is fully prepared in the event negotiations with the Board of Governors reach impasse.
If you are interested in serving on this important committee, please log in and go here for further information.
The Association shall elect its Nominee for its academic staff representative to the Board of Governors (UofA) for a three-year term, in balloting of all members of the Association. The Minister of Advanced Education appoints the nominee to the Board.
All members shall receive a ballot.
The electronic voting platform opens at 9:00 am on October 22 and closes at 4:00 pm on October 24, 2018.
Instructions on how to cast your ballot will be provided by Intelivote Systems on October 22,…
The Executive is calling out to members for expressions of interest to serve as committeemembers on the following AASUA Standing Committees:
Governance (Chaired by the Vice-President – Rachel Milner)
Finance (Chaired by the Treasurer – Ricardo Acuña)
Equity and Diversity (Interim Chair - Glynnis Lieb)
Grievances (Chaired by Director - Randa Kachkar)
Second and Final Call
The Association is seeking a member to serve as the Nominee on the Board of Governors of the University of Alberta.
Two members of the academic staff of the university, one of whom is nominated by the general faculties council and one of whom is nominated by the academic staff association, serve on the Board of Governors (Post-Secondary Learning Act, 2003 16(3)(iii). The members of the board must act in the best interests of the university.
The Association shall elect its nominee…