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  1. “Dumb cuts – dumber country.” Union appeals to University Vice Chancellors over $2.3b cuts to higher education

    Posted 15 April 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is appealing to Australian universities not to cut staff as a result of the $900 million ‘efficiency dividend’ cuts announced on the weekend ...

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  2. University students’ “day of action” supported by university staff union

    Posted 27 March 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union has called upon their academic members not to penalise students missing class to participate in today's  protest rallies organised by the National ...

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  3. Give the new intake of university students the support they need, says the National Tertiary Education Union

    Posted 17 January 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) congratulates the thousands of school leavers and mature age students who received a first-round offer of a university place today.

    “These new ...

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  4. ACOLA Report highlights investment needed to fix Australian research careers

    Posted 15 January 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has welcomed the release of a report today by the Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA) which has confirmed that job insecurity is the number ...

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  5. ACOLA Report highlights investment needed to fix Australian research careers

    Posted 15 January 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has welcomed the release of a report today by the Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA) which has confirmed that job insecurity is the number ...

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  6. Lack of job security a real issue for Australian universities

    Posted 4 December 2012 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has challenged the Australian Industry Group’s (AIG) assertion in today’s Australian Financial Review that insecure employment is not a major ...

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  7. Greens’ Fair Work Amendment on insecure employment would mean a fairer future, says National Tertiary Education Union

    Posted 26 November 2012 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    Greens’ Fair Work Amendment on insecure employment would mean a fairer future, says National Tertiary Education Union

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) says the Fair Work Amendment ...

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  8. Back to the future for Australian universities

    Posted 30 October 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    This op ed feature was written for Campus Review at its request by NTEU National President Jeannie Rea but mistakenly appeared in yesterday's edition under the byline of Carol Miles. Campus ...

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  9. Cut casual teaching, says NTEU University of Sydney Branch

    Posted 26 September 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) Sydney University branch has called for the reduction of casual academic teaching at the University in its log of claims for a new enterprise bargaining. ...

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  10. Teaching Focused Roles update

    Posted 26 July 2012 by Katie O'Brien (University of Western Sydney)

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    UWS Lets Down its Casual Staff Once Again (17th July 2012)

    Teaching Focused Role case update. What Happened at Fair Work Australia? What can you do?

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