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UCU Scotland Congress 2012

Archive of the Scottish Annual Congress 2012.

Friday 23 March 2012
9.00am - 3pm

Guest speaker

Michael Russell, cabinet secretary for education.

Following his address the Cabinet Secretary welcomes Governance Review Report with the president's of NUS and UCU Scotland

Presidential address

Gordon Watson, president of UCU welcomed delegates to 6 annual congress of UCU Scotland

In the  UCU Scotland President's address 2012 [37kb] he called for more to be done to give access to university for those from the most deprived schools.

He also covered a number of other issues affecting staff in our universities:

  • governance
  • casualisation
  • research assessment
  • immigration
  • fees
  • pensions and
  • funding for universities.


The  Resolutions from UCU Scotland Congress 2012 [168kb] form policy for the year ahead.

Last updated: 6 January 2016