• Fri. Mar 1st, 2024

pay

  • Home
  • University staff gain an additional £25 million per year through pay grade increases

University staff gain an additional £25 million per year through pay grade increases

Over 5,000 staff at the University of Edinburgh will receive a pay increase this Spring as the university adjusts its pay grades. All University of Edinburgh pay grades are moving…

Queen Margaret University to withhold all pay from staff taking part in marking and assessment boycott

Queen Margaret University (QMU) has told its staff it will withhold all pay from any employees taking part in the UCU’s upcoming UK-wide marking and assessment boycott. University staff received…

University staff to strike for 3 days this semester

Following the meeting of representatives from University and College Union (UCU) branches across the UK last Friday 12 November, the UCU announced their strike dates. The strikes are set to…

Second round of UCU strikes scheduled for February and March

On Monday 3 February, the University and Colleges’ Union (UCU) announced a second round of strikes beginning on 20 February, following strikes last year in November and December. There will…

Mathieson’s pay is a sign of wider systemic problems

The early months of 2018 will be memorable at the University of Edinburgh for two reasons: the appointment of Principal Peter Mathieson and the staff strikes for pension security. The…

Stanton megabucks deal a sign of sport’s trend for excess

The recent contract awarded to Miami Marlins’ hitter Giancarlo Stanton is so exorbitant that it has made more headlines globally than the World Series win by the San Francisco Giants…