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PGRs as staff, not students

25 November 2020 | last updated: 11 December 2020

UCU has adopted a policy to campaign for postgraduate researchers (PGRs) to be recognised as members of staff.

We were keen to discuss this with our PGR members and hear ideas and thoughts about the campaign. We also heard from our sister union SULF who are based in Sweden and were successful in campaigning for PGRs to be treated as employees.

Streamed live on 25 Nov 2020