The current Postoctoral Scholars collective bargaining agreement between the University of California (UC), and the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) Local 5810, provides for successor contract negotiations in 2021. Systemwide bargaining may begin following completion of the public notice meetings scheduled below.

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The University will convene initial public notice meetings on May 19, 2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am via Zoom and/or telephone at +16692192599, 95271196166# US (Meeting ID#) and June 2, 2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am via Zoom and/or at +16699006833, 99709509898# US (Meeting ID#). Copies of initial bargaining proposals will be available at the meetings. Interested members of the public may secure copies of initial bargaining proposals from both parties or online at

Copies of the procedures governing the required public notice meetings may be requested from the University of California, Labor Relations, at

For additional information regarding this bargaining, please contact Nadine Fishel, Chief Negotiator, UC, at (510) 504-4922 or Peter Nguyen, Chief Negotiator, UC at (510) 703-6256; or Neal Sweeney, President of UAW 5810, (510) 845-5726.