Rapports Universités-Entreprises, Public-Privé
23 septembre 2017

Union urges staff to reject JCU management’s offer

The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is strongly urging staff at James Cook University to vote ‘no’ to management’s proposed enterprise agreement when voting in the non-union ballot opens tomorrow. More...

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Murdoch Enterprise Agreement Terminated, Decision Shows Employment Laws Broken

The Fair Work Commission has today delivered a decision terminating the Murdoch University Enterprise Agreement from 26 September 2017.
The decision by Commissioner Williams to terminate the collective agreement that covers over 3000 employees at the Western Australia-based university is extremely disappointing but not unexpected. This decision is yet more evidence that the rules are unfair and that there is urgent need for change to redress the balance. More...

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Industrial action at JCU to continue

Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) employed at James Cook University (JCU) will take further industrial action next week, following management’s failure to resolve negotiations for a new enterprise agreement for staff.
In negotiations this afternoon, management at JCU continued with their out-of-touch proposals to cut staff conditions and provide salary increases that are well below predictions for inflation. More...

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Industrial action overwhelmingly endorsed at James Cook University

National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) members at James Cook University (JCU) have voted overwhelmingly in favour of escalating their campaign, through industrial action, to improve job security, pay and conditions in a new Enterprise Agreement. More...

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22 septembre 2017

More University-Industry Collaborations Underway in Malaysia?

Best Masters Degrees & Masters Programs 2017/2018With preparing workforce-ready students a major priority for the world’s universities, Malaysia’s Higher Education Ministry is taking innovative steps to boost graduate employability.  Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh recently announced plans to “redesign the sector” through a heightened commitment to cultivating industry collaborations, according to a report from the New Straits Times. More...

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21 septembre 2017

Top liquor maker to launch ‘Moutai university’

Chinese liquor maker Kweichow Moutai is to open a ‘Moutai university’ as a dearth of skilled workers prompts local companies to launch training schools for future employees, writes Emily Feng for the Financial Times. More...

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20 septembre 2017

Universities take on Dutch publishing giant Elsevier

A consortium of German universities, research institutes and public libraries has rejected the latest offer from Dutch publishing giant Elsevier for a new countrywide licensing agreement for its research portfolio. Germany’s chief negotiator says the offer does not meet the requirements of German researchers, writes Ned Stafford for Chemistry World. More...

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Foreign firms to plug universities’ infrastructure gap

By Gilbert Nganga. Foreign financial institutions and private equity funds are lining up millions of dollars to invest in Kenya’s higher education, potentially helping to narrow the damaging infrastructure gap facing the sector. More...

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05 août 2017

Les universités d'entreprises et autres collaborations

Logo - Thot CursusLe lien entre université et entreprise se développe progressivement depuis trente ans autour de l'idée d'excellence, de gain de compétences et de productivité. Cela a conduit naturellement à la création des universités d'entreprise qui s'articulent autour d'un axe majeur (compétences, stratégies...). Plus...

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04 août 2017

À l’université, la fondation épaule les étudiants entrepreneurs

Étudiant et entrepreneur citoyen. Plus qu’un nouveau statut, c’est un nouvel état d’esprit que la Fondation UPJV entend promouvoir au sein de l’Université de Picardie Jules Verne. Arrivée sur le tard en juin 2015 dans le concert du « fundraising », la fondation de l’UPJV monte doucement en charge. Plus...

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