for Tenure-Track Faculty

Vice President for Tenure-Track Faculty Affairs

Maram Epstein is the Vice President for Tenure-Track Faculty Affairs. Maram is an Associate Professor in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures.

United Academics represents over 600 tenured and tenure-track faculty in all areas of campus.


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

First Year Faculty Development Program

Stopping the Tenure Review Clock

Mid-Term Review

Tenure and Promotion

Tenure Denial Appeal Process

Post-tenure Reviews (under construction)

Professional Development Plans (under construction)

Research Support (under construction)

Accessing UO Benefits

Supervising GEs

Equity and Inclusion Statement

Family Leave Policy (under construction)

Child Care (under construction)

Academic Freedom

The Collective Bargaining Agreement

The Grievance Procedure

Union Benefits

Faculty Handbook

University Senate

Plagiarism and Note Selling