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.

What is happening now?

  • The current collective agreement has expired on August 31, 2020. It stays applicable until the next one is signed.

The union is at work for the negociation of a new collective agreement.

  • The bargaining committee revised the articles and clauses of the collective agreement, following the survey sent to members, and completed its analysis of the problems encountered in the application of the first collective agreement. Our demands were submitted to the employer on March 17, 2021.

Who do I contact?

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

Web site for postdoctoral fellows

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

Collective agreement

The collective agreement for this unit has been signed on September 15, 2017 and is effective from September 1st, 2017 to August 31st, 2020.

Collective agreement 2017-2020

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