for Postdoctoral Scholars

Christina Karns is the Vice President for Non-Tenure-Track Research Faculty Affairs and an Assistant Research Professor in Psychology with the Center for Brain Injury Research and Training.

United Academics represents over 500 NTTF Researchers. We represent Research Assistants, Research Associates, Professors of Practice, Research Professors, and Postdoctoral Scholars. United Academics represents over 500 NTTF Researchers. We represent Research Assistants, Research Associates, Professors of Practice, Research Professors, and Postdoctoral Scholars.


The goal of these pages is to provide the helpful information UO faculty need to know about the collective bargaining agreement, university policy, and, generally, how it all works at the UO. Hopefully, we have the information you came here looking for. If you don’t find your answers on these pages, please let us know, both so we can help you now and so we can update our pages with the information you were seeking.

Summary of Rights and Benefits: Achievements So Far, Vol. 1

Summary of Rights and Benefits: Achievements So Far, Vol. 2

Salary Floors for Postdocs

The Postdoc Retirement Question

The Collective Bargaining Agreement

The Grievance Procedure

Accessing UO Benefits

Union Benefits

Faculty Handbook

University Senate