A list of resources (texts and websites) to better inform our campus community
UW System Resources
UW System Collective Bargaining Flowchart of Process: http://www.uwsa.edu/hr/Coll%20Bargaining%20-%20Flowchart%20of%20Process.pdf
UW System Summary of Collective Bargaining Flowchart of Process: http://www.uwsa.edu/hr/Summary%20of%20Flowchart.pdf
HELPFUL SOURCES ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING FOR UW SYSTEM: http://www.uwsa.edu/hr/Helpful_Sources.pdf
WILLIAM A. KAPLIN & BARBARA A. LEE, THE LAW OF HIGHER EDUCATION 277-303, (Jossey-Bass) 2006.
GORDON B. ARNOLD, THE POLITICS OF FACULTY UNIONIZATION, (Bergin & Garvey) 2000
JOYCE M. NAJITA & JAMES L. STERN, COLLECTIVE BARGAINING IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR, (M.E. Sharpe) 2001
ISSUES IN ACADEMIC ETHICS, Unionization in the Academy: Visions and Realities, (Steven Cahn, ed., Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.) 2003
RONALD L. JOHNSTONE, THE SCOPE OF FACULTY COLLECTIVE BARGAINING: AN ANALYSIS OF FACULTY UNION AGREEMENTS AT FOUR-YEAR INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION, (Greenwood Press) 1981.
THE UNIONIZED PROFESSORIATE: A DISCRIMINATING APPRAISAL, (Joel M. Douglas, ed., National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions) 1986.
Articles and Reports
G. Gregory Lozier and Kenneth P. Mortimer, A Collective Bargaining Election: Issues and Faculty Voting Behavior, 4 RES. IN HIGHER ED. 193, 1976.
Matthew M. Bodah, Significant Labor and Employment Law Issues in Higher Education During the Past Decade and What to Look for Now: The Perspective of an Academician, 29 J.L. & EDUC. 317, 2000.
John M. Lavine & Wallace L. Lemon, Report of the Regents Task Force on University Governance and Collective Bargaining, University of Wisconsin System, 1975, available at:
Analysis of Legislation in 23 States Enabling Collective Bargaining, Academic Collective Bargaining Information Service, March 1975, available at http://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICWebPortal/custom/portlets/recordDetails/detailmini.jsp?_nf
Sheila Stern Polishook, Collective Bargaining and the City University of New York, 41 JOURNAL OF HIGHER EDUCATION 377, May 1970, available at http://www.jstor.org/sici?sici=0022-1546(197005)41%3A5%3C377%3ACBATCU%3E2.0.CO%3B2-M&cookieSet=1
Links to useful Wisconsin Resources and General Collective Bargaining Information
Office of State Employment Relations, http://oser.state.wi.us/
Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission, http://werc.wi.gov/
WERC Complaint Process Booklet, http://werc.wi.gov/complaint_process_booklet.htm#Examples
National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the
California State University Faculty Collective Bargaining Agreement, http://www.calstate.edu/laborRel/Contracts_HTML/CFA_CONTRACT/CFAtoc.shtml
Public Sector Collective Bargaining Laws, http://www.afscme.org/publications/11157.cfm
Links to Other University System Labor and Collective Bargaining Departments
University of Minnesota at Duluth, 2006-9 Collective Bargaining Contract at the University of Minnesota Duluth with the University Education Association (UEA), http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/policies/governing/unit9contract/duluth/index.html
State University of New York Office of Employee Relations, http://www.suny.edu/er/
City University of New York Office of Labor Relations, http://web.cuny.edu/administration/labor-relations/olr.html
California State University Labor Relations, http://www.calstate.edu/LaborRel/
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Labor Relations, http://www.hr.mnscu.edu/labor_relations/index.html
Links to Union Perspectives on University Bargaining
National Education Association Fictitious Union Page, FAQ, http://www2.nea.org/he/bargain/faq.html
AAUP Ohio, University of Akron, Frequently Asked Questions About Collective Bargaining, available at http://www.ocaaup.org/documents/FAQs.doc
AAUP: Resources on Collective Bargaining, available at http://www.aaup.org/AAUP/issues/CB/CBResources.htm and http://www.aaup.org/AAUP/protect/bargaining/aaup-unionism.htm
AFT Blogs, FACE Talk: Collective Bargaining, available at http://aftblog.blogs.com/face/collective_bargaining/
College of Education and Human Services Associate Professor Peter Meyerson, "Pros and Cons of Collective Bargaining for Faculty"