AAA Workshop: Empowering Contingent Faculty

What are your rights as contingent faculty? How can you improve your working conditions?

Thorvaldson 271” by Jen Kim. Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

The Society for the Anthropology of Work will host a workshop during the AAAs for contingent faculty to learn about their rights.

Jonathan Karpf, who has been a Lecturer in Anthropology at San José State University for 30 years, and is the AVP for Lecturers in the California Faculty Association, will be leading a discussion on salary, health benefits, unemployment benefits between terms, pensions, and garnering respect and collegial behavior from your tenure-line colleagues.

The workshop will be held on Saturday, November 17th, 9:00 – 11:00 am at the Hammer Café in the Hammer Theater in San Jose, California.

Registration is currently open, but space is limited so please register early. To secure your place, please complete the registration form here.

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