AGSEM teaching assistants sign third collective agreement

On November 25, McGill and teaching assistants represented by the Association of Graduate Students Employed at McGill (AGSEM) reached an agreement on a new three-year contract. Members voted in favour of the agreement by a margin of 77.6%, which was signed on December 20. The new agreement provides for salary increases of 1.2 % per year over the next three years, Read more »

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McGill among Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures

McGill University was recently named a regional winner in the competition for Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2011. McGill was a Special Category Regional Award winner for the broader public sector, placing in the top five in the Quebec and Atlantic Canada region.
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Season’s greetings

Message from the Associate Vice-Principal (Human Resources)

Dear colleagues,

The Christmas season is quickly approaching. As you all know, this year was challenging in many ways and there is still work to do before year-end. That being said, we will all want to set aside some time to rest, reflect and energize. Read more »

Labour capsules

McGill University Non-Academic Certified Association (MUNACA)

On December 5, MUNACA members voted in favour of a new collective agreement by a margin of 72%. Highlights include a five-year contract that is valid until November 30, 2015; the gradual implementation of a salary scale by 2015; salary increases varying from 8.6% to 16% over five years, depending on whether an employee is at the maximum of his/her scale or not; decision-making rights on benefits, and having a say before changes are made to the pension plan. MUNACA members were back at work on December 6. Read more »

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