Resolution for Engagement with COCAL

Adopted at the CGEU Annual Conference 2016 in Los Angeles, CA on August 16. 2016 (submitted by Derek Sahota (Simon Fraser) – adopted unanimously)

WHEREAS, the members of CGEU members suffer under the same neoliberal University as other contingent and precarious Academic Workers.

WHEREAS, Adjunct, Contract and Sessional Faculty positions are the most common future academics jobs for current graduate students workers,

Be it resolved that CGEU seeks to strengthen links with those fighting for the rights of Adjunct, Contract and Sessional Faculty,

Be it further resolved that CGEU invite members of the Coalition of Contingent Academic Labour (COCAL) Advisory board to CGEU 2017 and request an invite for some CGEU members to the next biannual COCAL meeting in 2018 in Mexico.