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Resources on Collective Bargaining

AAUP Policy Statements, Reports, & Analysis

Statement on Collective Bargaining. 2017 revision.

Academic Unionism. 2005

Statement on Academic Government for Institutions Engaged in Collective Bargaining. 1988.

Legal Round-Up: What’s New and Noteworthy for Higher Education? By AAUP Counsel. These yearly legal roundups summarize and highlight significant court decisions and legal developments on topics including collective bargaining.

AAUP Amicus Briefs. Summaries of, and links to, AAUP amicus briefs filed in cases involving collective bargaining rights.

Other AAUP Resources

Academic Collective Bargaining. 2006. Eds. Michael Mauer and Ernst Benjamin. American Association of University Professors and Modern Language Association. The essays in this volume explore the perspectives, successes, failures, and approaches of those who have collectively bargained so that readers can assess the pros and cons of unionization.

Contact Us

If you are interested in organizing a state conference, or have questions about collective bargaining, please e-mail organizing@aaup.org.