The GTFF is an affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers and represents graduate students performing instructional, research, and administrative assignments. This bargaining unit has more fluctuations than the others, as graduate students move in and out of the unit frequently depending on the nature of their appointment. The unit normally varies between 1300 and 1500 members.
Current President: Ellen Gillooly-Kress, Theatre Arts
Agreement to terms of a new contract for 2019-2022 was reached in late October and recently ratified by the union. A final version of the new collective bargaining agreement will be posted in the near future. New contract terms are provided on the GTFF Bargaining Information webpage.
GTFF and the university reached tentative agreement on a new contract in late October, and the union's membership has approved the terms.