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Unit 18 Non-Senate New Employee Orientation

WELCOME TO THE UCLA Unit 18 Non-Senate Instructional Unit (IX) New Employee Orientation

The Non-Senate Instructional Unit (IX) is a systemwide bargaining unit of Non-Senate Faculty who provide important instructional services at University of California campuses and medical centers. New employee orientations are scheduled each academic term, including a Non-Senate Faculty specific session. The Non-Senate Faculty New Employee Orientation is designed to familiarize new employees in the IX unit with relevant information about working at the University and inform new instructors about the Union and what membership entails. Attendance at the orientation is voluntary and is not required as a term of employment.

Non-Senate Faculty are represented by a union, the University Council - American Federation of Teachers (UC-AFT). A union representative will provide a thirty minute presentation following the University's portion of the IX New Employee Orientation. Further information about the UC-AFT may be found at:


The Non-Senate Faculty new employee orientation is designed for the following titles:

- Lecturer- Lecturer - PSOE -Part-Time
- Demonstration Teacher- Supervisor of Teacher Education
- Field Work Supervisor- Coordinator of Field Work
- Field Work Consultant- Substitute Teacher

The Non-Senate Faculty new employee orientation schedule is listed below:

Academic Year 2020-2021

Fall Quarter: Monday, September 28, 2020

Winter Quarter: Monday, January 11, 2021

Spring Quarter: Monday, April 12, 2021



10th Suite 1080 Wilshire Center (Remote Work: Zoom link will be provided)

  • University Presentation - 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • IX Presentation by APO 11:30am (Zoom link to be provided)
  • AFT presentation - 12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.



  • Registration
  • Session Overview & Introductions
  • UCLA Overview
  • Blood Donor Center
  • FitWell
  • Break
  • Benefits
  • Closing and Evaluations
  • IX Presentation by APO
  • Presentation by Union Representative






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