“We are very pleased that we were able to reach an agreement that will benefit faculty, students, and the university. These negotiations were conducted in an atmosphere of mutual respect, with both sides committed to doing what was best for the university. The fact that we completed negotiations two weeks before the expiration of the contract is indicative of the cooperation that was present throughout the bargaining process” said Susan Moeller, EMU-AAUP President.
The membership of the union will have a ratification vote in approximately two weeks.
As a member of the National Association of American University Professors and a member of the Collective Bargaining Congress, the EMU-AAUP chapter strives to protect the faculty’s right to academic freedom and ensure faculty governance exists and is upheld at Eastern Michigan University.