Welcome to the Cambridge University Local Association of the University and College Union!
The UCU is the largest trade union and professional association for academic and academic-related staff working in Further and Higher Education in the UK. Its membership is open to postdocs, and postgraduate students intending to work in the HE and FE sectors, as well as more senior academic staff. It is also open to academic-related staff at grade 6 and above.
Find out more about the Cambridge LA.
Autumn 2014 newsletter.
UCU / Unison banner on Senate House railings
Result of the Consultative Ballot, 25th June
The ballot rejected the pay offer, supported action short of a strike, but rejected strike action. The UCU's Higher Education Committee will consult further in September. Further details.
Consultative Ballot on 1% Pay Offer, 10th to 25th June
The consultative ballot on the employers' final offer in this year's national pay negotiations runs from 10th to 25th June. Do remember to vote. Further details of the offer are in UCUHE250.
Lobby of Parliament, Tuesday 16th June 2015
The UCU nationally is organising a lobby of Parliament on Tuesday 16th June in opposition to adult education funding cuts.
The LA Executive currently has vacancies. Anyone interested in being co-opted should contact one of the current members for more information.
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