CFA Headlines • February 18, 2015

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CSU management says faculty pay raises coming soon

FEB 18, 2015—Some campuses report that faculty may finally see the negotiated General Salary Increase (GSI) beginning this month.


CFA Lecturer’s Council supports all adjunct faculty

CFA’s Lecturers’ Council voted to issue a letter of support for all faculty participating in National Adjunct Walkout Day, a Feb. 25 protest intended to spotlight the increasing use of contingent faculty and their working conditions.


Talk to us! Take the faculty salary survey today

Nearly 3,000 faculty have taken the CFA survey about the impact of  compensation on faculty in the CSU. More responses are needed before CFA’s Bargaining Team heads to the next phase of negotiations on our pay.


Congratulations to all Wang Family Award winners

Four California State University faculty and one CSU administrator were honored recently with the Wang Family Excellence Award.


Faculty Rights Tip of the Week: Intellectual Property Rights & Online Materials

Article 39 of our Collective Bargaining Agreement covers faculty intellectual property rights.  The article assures faculty retain the rights to materials they create, as long as there is no “extraordinary University support” in creating those materials. 


Links of the Week

CSU hurts students by hiring too many part-time lecturers

Sacramento Bee