Queen's UCU

2012

Dec 2012

  • QUB Has a Financial Surplus for 2011-12
  • Forecast QUB Finances in 2012-13
  • The Future of the Public University - What explains the silence of the lambs?
  • Stress and Bullying and the QUB Management Response
  • Disabled at Queen’s?
  • Promotion Problems
  • Queen’s UCU Committee Elections
 

 

November 2012

  • Results of Ballot on Pay
  • Workload Campaign, Survey Results and Anti-Stress and Bullying Week
  • THES University World Rankings and Excessive Hours of Work
  • UCU Membership Campaign
  • Chinese University Deal
  • Queen’s Dental School Criticised Again
  • Other News
  • Lecture and Discussion 29th November: The Future of the Public University

October 2012

  • Results of Ballot on Pay
  • Workload Campaign, Survey Results and Anti-Stress and Bullying Week
  • THES University World Rankings and Excessive Hours of Work
  • UCU Membership Campaign
  • Chinese University Deal
  • Queen’s Dental School Criticised Again
  • Other News
  • Lecture and Discussion 29th November: The Future of the Public University

Septembr 2012

  • Ballot on Pay – End the Squeeze
  • USS Dispute – Move to Resume Talks
  • The USS Funding Position – Do Not Panic
  • Changes to the Local UCU Officers
  • REF Update – Staff Circumstances
  • UCU National Anti-Stress and Bullying Week
  • Local Specialist Group Meetings
  • UCU Membership Campaign
  • Other News

July 2012

  • Student Evaluation of Teaching
  • Buildings or People?
  • USS Update
  • DEL and the Beecroft Report on Employment Law
  • Election of the Local Treasurer
  • Check Your Membership Details
  • Take a Holiday
  • Flexible Retirement and USS
  • Special General Meeting on USS

June 2012

  • USS Action Resumed
  • AGM – Change of Venue
    Wednesday 27 June 1.05 – 2.30 p.m
    in Peter Froggatt Centre 0G/007
  • Committee Elections
  • UCU Congress 2012 Manchester

May 2012

  • REF and Research Environment
  • Bank Holidays for Part-time staff
  • Tax relief on UCU Subscriptions
  • AGM and Call for Nominations

April 2012

  • A Higher Education Strategy for NI
  • Major Staff Recruitment Drive Starts
  • Voluntary Severance Scheme – Outcome
  • REF and the Vacancy Rate
  • Inflation, Pay and Pensions
  • Give Us Your Views
  • PEC Car Park

March 2012

  • Vote on How UCU is Run
  • Industrial Action on TPS
  • Professorial Pay Review
  • Student Teaching Questionnaires — Tell Us Your Experiences!
  • Stormont Parliamentary Committee “bares it teeth” in meeting on the Redundancies at Northwest College
  • Fixed Term Contract Staff
  • The Great God of the REF Must Be Placated!

February 2012

  • Stress and Well-being
  • You Are Not Alone, UCU Will Help
  • Wanted — Safety Representatives
  • REF 2014 and the Selection of Research Outputs
  • Performance Management and the REF
  • General Meeting on Wednesday 7th March
  • Open Meeting for Fixed Term Staff
  • Open Meeting for Staff on Probation

February 2012

  • Vote in the UCU Elections
  • The UCU Conference on USS

January 2012

  • Update on USS Negotiations
  • REF Matters
  • Diversity Now? — What’s Wrong with Student Evaluations of Teaching
  • Finances in 2011-12 and Beyond
  • QUB Staffing and Pay
  • Meeting for Staff on Casual Contracts (Fixed-term Contracts and Hourly Paid)
  • Academic-Related Staff Meeting
  • Early Retirement and Severance
  • Holocaust Memorial Day