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Academic Labor Relations Human Resources

About Academic Labor Relations

About Academic Labor Relations

Welcome to Academic Labor Relations (ALR), a unit within the Human Resources Department. ALR assists academic leaders in continuing to build a collaborative and effective relationship with California Faculty Association (CFA) and United Auto Workers (UAW) representatives and the employees they represent.

CFA represents faculty, librarian faculty, lecturers, counselors, and assistant coaches and head coaches (excluding MPPs). UAW represents academic student employees (ASE) including Teaching Associates, Graduate Assistants and Instructional Student Assistants.

Our role is to effectuate the Sacramento State’s mission through the compliance of the collective bargaining agreements (CBA), memorandum of understanding (MOU), Higher Education Employee-Employer Relations Act (HEERA), California Education Code and applicable CSUS & CSU policies.

ALR provides support in the following areas:

  • Consultation with both management and employees regarding workplace issues
  • CBA and MOU interpretations
  • CBA Grievances
  • Request for information (RFI)
  • Arbitration

Find Us

Office of Academic Labor Relations
Del Norte Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 3010

Contact Us

Phone: (916) 278-4136

Meet Us