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Two MUFA Members Win OCUFA Teaching Awards

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The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) has announced the winners of its prestigious Teaching and Academic Librarianship Awards. Please join us in congratulating Kimberly Dej (Associate Professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Sciences), and Milena Head (Professor of Information Systems) for winning this prestigious award. “Professors and academic librarians are at the heart of our universities. […]

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Teaching Staff Members of Board of Governors, Senate and University Planning Committee

McMaster in the summer

Teaching Staff Members of Board of Governors, 2017-2018 Rafael Kleiman, Faculty of Engineering, kleiman Deborah Sloboda, Faculty of Health Sciences, sloboda Delsworth Harnish, Faculty of Health Sciences, harnishd Herbert Schellhorn, Faculty of Science, schell Teaching Staff Members of Senate, 2017-2018 Faculty of Business Vishwanath Baba, baba (2018) Narat Charupat, charupat, (2019) Aaron Schat, schata (2020) Faculty […]

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44th Annual OCUFA Teaching and Academic Librarianship Award Call for Nominations

The internal deadline has been extended to March 31, 2017 Each year, OCUFA recognizes outstanding teachers and academic librarians in Ontario universities through its Teaching and Academic Librarianship Awards. The recipients are selected by the OCUFA Teaching and Academic Librarianship Awards Committee. Categories Teaching, in the context of the OCUFA awards, embraces virtually all levels […]

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MUFA Proposes Expansion of the Teaching Stream

McMaster in the summer

n 2007, after a lengthy period of discussion, consultation and policy development, the Teaching Stream was created at McMaster University.  This was in large part intended to replace the practice of annual renewals of long-term Contractually Limited Appointments (CLAs) with permanent positions, acknowledging the important role played by teaching-focused faculty.  At the time, there were […]

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Revisions to Research Leave Policies SPS C1 and SPS C2

McMaster in the summer

On October 12 and 20, 2016 both McMaster’s Senate and Board of Governors approved the revisions to policies governing research leave for both tenure/CAWAR faculty and permanent faculty.   The new versions of the policies can be found here: http://www.mcmaster.ca/policy/faculty/Appointments/SPS_C1-Research-Leave-Policy-Tenured-and-CAWAR.pdf and http://www.mcmaster.ca/policy/faculty/Appointments/SPS_C2-Research-Leave-Policy-Permanent-Faculty.pdf   […]

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Teaching Staff Members of Board of Governors, Senate and Undergraduate Planning Committee

McMaster in the summer

Board of Governors Members Elected by Teaching Staff 2016-2017 Rafael Kleiman, Faculty of Engineering, kleiman Robert Pelton, Faculty of Engineering, petlonrh Del Harnish, Faculty of Health Sciences, harnishd Herb Schellhorn, Faculty of Science, schell Teaching Staff Members of Senate, 2016-2017 Faculty of Business Patricia Wakefield, wakefie, (2017) Vishwanath Baba, baba (2018) Carat Charupat, charupat, (2019) […]

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MUFA Service Award Winners

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Following the Annual General Meeting, a special reception was held in honour of the recipients of the MUFA Award for Outstanding Service. The awards were presented to Jane Aronson, Rick Monture, and Sheila Sammon in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the University. The selection committee, chaired by the Past President Rafael Kleiman, included Martin Dooley (Economics), […]

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