Hello Everyone: At the recent AGM we discussed the need for faculty voices to be heard by the Board of Governors (BoG). Recently the BoG approved the 2020/21 operating budget and commissioned an external third party review of our fiscal situation. OCAD U is at a crossroads, poised to make radical changes because of fiscal …Continue Reading
Tuesday November 17, 2020. 10 to 11 AM via Microsoft Teams – OCADFA members have been sent an invitation. For the first time in 55 years OCADFA has introduced a new staff position: Executive Director. We’ve hired Graeme Reniers for his experience as a labour relations advocate in the academic sector and his passion as …Continue Reading
Dear OCADFA members, We are happy to announce the election results for 2020 OCADFA Board of Directors. The following have been nominated for the two Director-at-large positions (term ending in 2023): Richard Hunt Mary Eileen Wennekers We wish the newly elected Board members a successful tenure. If you would like to see the current makeup …Continue Reading
OCADFA is pleased to announce Graeme Reniers is our new Executive Director. Graeme is a labour relations expert with a passionate commitment to defending high quality post-secondary education & scholarship, and experience advancing the interests of education and cultural workers. Click here to download the full announcement.
Hello, Please take the time to fill out OCUFA’s province-wide survey on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic . We need the data to back the anecdotal evidence that is broadly shared: COVID has increased workload and has had a disproportionate effect on faculty and education workers have were already precarious. Mounting a fight back relies on …Continue Reading