Collective agreement

  • The collective agreement is in force until August 31, 2025. The health insurance plan will be implemented as of January 1, 2023.
Your collective agreement in 9 points
Full version (in French)
An English version will be available

What is happening now?

Implementation of the new collective agreement
  • The renewal of the collective agreement was properly negotiated. The parties signed on June 20. Your union team is ready to enforce the new provisions!
  • Where are we now? The retroactive pay will be paid on October 6, 2022. Here is a tool to help you calculate how much you should receive.
The union defending your interests
  • A union grievance has been filed regarding the miscalculation of the retroactive pay. Do not hesitate to contact your representatives if you believe you have been shortchanged on the amount you received.

Who is a member of the unit?

You are members of the unit of employees postdoctoral fellows if you receive or have received in the past year, a salary that is managed by the Ecole Polytechnique. You just need a part of your salary coming from the Polytechnique for you to be a member. This includes :

  • external grants whose funds are channeled through the School,
  • all funds managed by your research direction.

This only excludes :

  • a few excellence scholarships on which Polytechnique has no control or management.

Who do I contact?

You have specific questions about the collective agreement or you want to contact the bargaining committee?  You can contact:

Website for postdoctoral fellows

Our trade union, PSAC, has produced a website with useful information for all postdocs of Quebec.