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Celebrating fifty years of leadership and engagement, CUFA BC represents more than 5,500 faculty members, including professors, academic librarians, lecturers, instructors, and sessionals at five research and doctoral universities in British Columbia: University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, University of Victoria, University of Northern British Columbia, and Royal Roads University. Our mandate is to act as the unified voice of our members on a variety of issues affecting post-secondary education in BC. We promote the value of high-quality post-secondary education; academic freedom; university governance; academic labour relations; and research and teaching to the provincial government and wider public. We produce timely research on a variety of subjects, including university governance, government policies, trends in funding and developments at research universities, and policy analyses.

 

Research
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CUFA BC provides informed commentary and timely research on issues ranging from labour relations to provincial funding for post-secondary education.

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Weekly
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CUFA BC curates a weekly roundup of news in BC’s post-secondary sector

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Distinguished
Academics Awards

Stay up-to-date about CUFA BC’s annual Distinguished Academics Awards!

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Latest News

CUFA BC Welcomes Post-Secondary Return-to-Campus Guidelines

MEDIA RELEASE (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) & səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Territories – Vancouver, BC, July 5, 2021) – The Confederation of…

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CUFA BC Collaborates with SFU Labour Studies and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives BC in funded project Understanding Precarity in BC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) & səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Territories – Vancouver, BC, June 24, 2021) – The Confederation…

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CUFA BC: Faculty mourn the deaths of 215 children from former Kamloops Indian Residential School

For Immediate Release (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) & səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Territories – Vancouver, BC, June 1, 2021) – The Confederation…

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