Latest News

Latest News

Members Only

Members Only

Awards and Sponsorship

Awards and Sponsorship

Welcome to NUFA

Welcome to the Nipissing University Faculty Association (NUFA) website. We represent 180 full-time faculty and approximately 200 part-time Members per term.

We are organized into two bargaining units, the Full-time Academic Staff Bargaining Unit (FASBU) and the Contract Academic Staff Bargaining Unit (CASBU) which consists of part-time faculty teaching both on-campus and online and teaching in Indigenous Education Programs, ABQ courses, as Clinical Instructors, Practical Instructors, and Course Facilitators. We negotiate separate collective agreements but share a common finance and grievance system.

Read More

News & Events

Orange Shirt Day, September 30, 2020

The annual Orange Shirt Day on September 30th opens the door to global conversation on all aspects of Residential Schools. It is an opportunity to create meaningful discussion about the effects of Residential Schools and the legacy they have left behind.  A discussion all Canadians can tune into and create bridges with each other for

Read More

Anti-Racism

Caucus of Racialized Persons (CRP) – Letter to Provost regarding Equity at Nipissing University, September 8, 2020 “Combatting anti-Black racism in the academy: A primer for faculty”. The workshop is open to all Members and is being held on Thursday, September 24 at 10 am .  Register here. “The workshop will be facilitated by Paige

Read More

Scholar Strike – Virtual Sit-In

On September 9 and 10, academics in Canada are planning to pause their regular teaching and administrative duties to participate in activities and actions to protest racism and police violence. In particular, scholars across Canadian universities are organizing a series of virtual teach-ins. NUFA would like to host our own virtual teach-in on Thursday September 10th and we are looking for faculty

Read More

NUFA In Solidarity – Black Lives Matter

To acknowledge the ongoing issues of systemic racism and inequality affecting all universities in Canada, including our own, NUFA is encouraging its members to attend one or both of the Black Lives Matter events taking place this Saturday in North Bay: 1. Black Lives Matter March: Saturday, June 6, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (Memorial Gardens

Read More