Postdoctoral fellows file motion to unionize

Human Resources

On June 10, 2014, the University received notice that postdoctoral fellows filed a motion with the Commission des relations du travail to become unionized as part of AMURE (Association of McGill University Research Employees), a bargaining unit of PSAC. Read more »

Negotiation updates

Human Resources

For updates regarding university labour negotiations Read more »

Johanne Houle receives Emerging Leader award

Human Resources

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Johanne Houle, Director, Organizational Development, Human Resources, has won the 2014 Emerging Leader Award, given at the Canadian Association of University Business Officers’ annual conference in June (CAUBO). Read more »

Health and wellbeing featured at HR Administrators Forum

Human Resources

Health imageHuman Resources hosted its fifth HR Administrators Forum in May with more than 90 employees from across the University in attendance.Read more »

Update on pay equity

Human Resources

On June 17, the University signed two agreements with MUNACA, the first concerning the methodology to be used to make corrections the payments that were made last February. Read more »

Principal’s award for administrative and support staff

Human Resources

There are only four weeks left to submit nominations to the Principal’s award for administrative and support staff for 2013-2014. Help your colleagues receive the recognition they deserve. Read more »

Highlights of McGill pension plan annual meeting

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Pensions logotree_1This year’s annual meeting of the McGill pension plan, held in May, provided plan members with an overview of 2013 pension activities. Lynne B. Gervais, Associate Vice-Principal Human Resources chaired the meeting in her role as Chair of the Pension Administration Committee, the body that administers the pension plan. Read more »

McGill among the 30 Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs

Human Resources

30 most promisingMcGill University is proud to be the only Canadian university listed among the 30 Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs for 2014. In honour of its 30th anniversary celebration, the magazine Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, has teamed up with the American College Personnel Association to present the new national study. Read more »

Mise à jour sur les négociations avec les chargés de cours

Human Resources

Le 14 mars dernier, l’université rencontrait les chargés de cours de McGill en présence du conciliateur nommé par le gouvernement. L’université a présenté sa contreproposition sur les éléments à être négociés – incluant les clauses monétaires – en réponse à la contreproposition soumise par le syndicat un mois plus tôt, moment au cours duquel le syndicat avait maintenu sa position concernant tous les éléments non-résolus. Également en février, le syndicat avait demandé au conciliateur que les négociations aillent en arbitrage.
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Le Programme de perfectionnement du leadership accueille 51 nouveaux diplômés

Human Resources

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Une fois de plus cette année, l’équipe de Développement organisationnel des RH a célébré la plus grande cohorte de son histoire, soit 51 nouveaux diplômés. Lire la suite »