Membership Engagement, Organizing, and Outreach Officer, Canadian Association of University Teachers
Carleton Degree: Master of Arts in Political Economy
Other Degree: BA Honours Political Science (Acadia University)
Job Title & Organization: Membership Engagement, Organizing, and Outreach Officer, Canadian Association of University Teachers
Length of time in this role: 1 year
On the Job: I provide training for and work with faculty associations across the country to better engage their membership through political action, campaigns, and advocacy. I also help to develop and implement CAUT’s national campaigns on issues ranging from the federal government’s science policy, the working conditions of contract academic staff, and the upcoming federal election.
Fun Fact: In my free time I am a stand-up comedian and improviser, performing around the city.