The Chronicle of Higher Education
January 6th, 2015
Part-time faculty members at Washington University in St. Louis have voted to unionize, according to a news release
from the Service Employees International Union. More than 400 faculty
members at the private college will be unionized after the successful
The latest effort is part of a nationwide project
by the SEIU to organize adjuncts in urban areas. The new chapter is the
union’s first for faculty members at a college in the St. Louis area.