UCU at QUB is a branch of the University and College Union (UCU). UCU represents and negotiates on behalf of academic, academic related, and professional services staff at all stages of their careers, with all types of employment contract. Union membership is open to administrators, researchers, librarians, computing staff, postgraduates employed in teaching or related duties, and lecturers.
Locally, UCU at QUB negotiates on behalf of its members with Queen's, as well as supporting members who have individual concerns via casework.
We provide representation and support for our members in matters related to employment conditions, disciplinary actions, and grievances.
As a member, you have the opportunity to participate in collective bargaining to negotiate fair contracts and secure better working conditions.
We actively campaign on issues such as fair pay, workload reduction, and job security to ensure a better working environment for all staff members.
As a trade union branch, we are dedicated to representing the interests of our members, promoting collective bargaining, and fighting for better working conditions. Join us to make a difference in the lives of university and college staff.