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 Greetings from your 2018-2019 Executive Committee

The Faculty Association is the sole and exclusive bargaining agent for approximately 400 academic staff members at UPEI in two bargaining units, BU#1 (faculty members, librarians, sessional instructors and clinical nursing instructors) and BU #2 (clinical veterinary professionals).

 The UPEIFA is a member of the Canadian Association of University Teachers   (CAUT), the CAUT Defence Fund, and the National Union of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (NUCAUT).



2017-2018 FA Executive Committee Members
(Standing left to right: Charlene Van Leeuwen, Sharon Myers, Heather Penny, Karem Simon)
(Sitting left to right: Rebecca Reed-Jones, Michael Arfken, Nola Etkin, Debbie Good, Carlo Lavoie)

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The FA Executive Wishes you and yours a Happy New Year!!

View or Download the latest
September 2018 issue
(12 pages, 2.51 MB, PDF)


The Communications Committee is looking for your input for the FAbric. Click HERE to find out what they are asking you.....



FA Annual General Meeting 2019

Date: Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Time:  TBA
Location: MCDH Room 242

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To book the Faculty Lounge in SDU Main Bldg:

Please use the UPEI Room Booking tool 25Live


                      FA COFFEE TIMES: 

Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Time:  9:30 am - 11:30 am
Location:  SDU Main Bldg, Faculty Lounge, Rm 201

                         FA TIMES: 

Date: Friday, February 1st, 2019
Time:  4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location:  Schurman Market Square, MCDH


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Check out the Awards Committee pages for pictures of the Award Recipients from the FA Recognition Night 2018 or go to our FB page for all pictures

Hessian Teaching Award
Outstanding Service Award
Scholarly Achievement Award


Click here to go to the Student Awards page.
Check out our FB page for all pictures.