Labour Relations

Labour Relations at Simon Fraser University strives to maintain harmonious working relationships with the employee groups on campus. We provide:

  • Collective agreement and policy interpretation
  • Collective bargaining
  • Advice and guidance on the grievance procedure
  • Support to investigations and arbitrations.

Please note: 
The Faculty Association of Simon Fraser University (SFUFA) represents faculty as well as laboratory instructors and librarians. Faculty Relations is handled by the office of the Vice President Academic.

Bulletin #12: Bargaining Update - September 2019

October 4, 2019

Since the inclusion of Graduate Facilitators (GFs) into the TSSU bargaining unit in June 2019, we have dedicated a significant amount of time negotiating their terms and conditions of employment.  As GFs are a brand new group of employees to this collective agreement, negotiating their language takes considerable time and attention to ensure that it accurately reflects the work they do. We have made significant progress, but there is more work to do with GFs. More here