Call for Participants: Organizing in the Neoliberal University
The casualization of labor in the neoliberal university has caused much anxiety concerning the
current conditions in the academic workplace and future of our profession. In response, different
constituencies, including adjunct faculty and graduate students, have made attempts to seek job
protection through unionization, with varying degrees of success. This roundtable seeks to
address the practical problems involved in such organizing efforts.
This roundtable will consist of six to seven participants. Each participant will be asked to give a
brief, five minute presentation.
Topics may include, but not limited to: