The College of New Jersey Federation of Teachers
Local 2364, AFT 
(AFL-CIO)
AR 101M, 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ  08628-0718

 ( 609 / 771 - 2783 )                  Last updated:  October 9, 2014


 aft@tcnj.edu       Officers of Local 2364        TCNJ Home Page
Council of NJ State College Locals           American Federation of Teachers          Higher Education - AFT
Links to other Council Locals        American Federation of Teachers - NJ            New Jersey  CWA
 
AFT Member Benefits         New Jersey Division of Pensions        AFL/CIO        New Jersey AFL-CIO
NJ Commission on Higher Education      Retiree Information ( AFT National )
Union Leadership Institute - Rutgers University          Union Plus (Member Benifits)
        
Local 2364 is affiliated with the Council of New Jersey State College Locals, the bargaining
agent for more than 7,000 full-time, part-time and adjunct faculty as well as professional staff
and librarians at the nine state colleges/universities of New Jersey.

Items currently being negotiated by the Local with TCNJ-

Proposed reappointment dates for 6-year tenure faculty
Proposed reappointment dates for faculty with “Qualifying Life Event”
Proposed reappointment dates for faculty with “Qualifying Life Event” table format
Proposed minor revisions to promotions process

Five-year Review draft MOA
Sabbatical Leaves draft MOA

Calendar -
 
  General Membership Meetings -  3rd Wednesday of the month at 3 pm in AR 136 in each semester
     Tentative Agenda is emailed to all AFT unit members before each meeting
     
Meeting Dates – Fall, 2014  -  Oct. 15  &  Nov. 19
  
"End-of-Year" Luncheon -  TBD
     
Council Meetings - see Council calendar

New Contract Information -
      Full-time / Part-time Agreement - June 3, 2012  ( pdf ) 
   
   2011 to 2015 Tentative Adjunct Faculty Agreement  ( pdf )  Ratificaiton vote on contract will take place soon     

New Jersey Policy Perspective 

Background Checks for New Employees - Jan 18, 2012

National Labor Relations Board Information -

Upcoming Meetings - Fall, 2014 - Wednesday, 3 PM, AR 136  -  September 18,  October 16,  November 20
     "End-of-the-Year" Luncheon - Wed. May 8, 12 noon, BSC 212 

Council Meetings - Fridays, 6 pm dinner - 7 pm meeting - The Local has open slots for 3 additional Council delegates - contact us if you are interested
     Crowne Plaza Hotel  , Jamesburg, NJ  --    Council Calendar

AFL/CIO "NOW" Labor Blog

The Effectiveness of Faculty Unions - Porter and Stephens, Iowa State University, Nov. 2010

Higher Education News -

The State of New Jersey Labor - Rutgers University, School of Management and Labor Relations, February 2010


New Jersey's Fiscal Woes - 
    
"Tale the Money and Run" How Fiscal Policy from the 90s to Now Threatens New Jersey's Future,
           by Judith C. Cambria, NJ Policy Perspective Report, August 2001 

     Tuition Waiver Program for Children, Spouses, and
               Parties to a Domestic Union - LOA XVI

Officers of Local 2364  -  July 1, 2013  to June 30, 2015

President - Ralph Edelbach    Vice-President/Grievances - John Krimmel 
Secretary –
vacant    Treasurer - Terrence Bennett
Librarian Representative - 
Maureen Gorman   Communications & Outreach - David Prensky
Professional Staff Representative -
Todd McCrary   Adjunct Faculty Representative - Michael Nordquist

Council Delegates  - Officers of Local


  1. Academic Calendar Info
  2. Adjunct Faculty News
  3. AFT Graduate and Undergraduate Student Academic Awards -
  4. Agreements  ( June 1, 2007  to July 30, 2011  )  -   Full-time     Adjunct Faculty 
  5. Benefits of AFT Membership     Union Plus   
  6. Budget Information - TCNJ
  7. CDC - Career Development Information
  8. Contacting your legislators -    http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/  
              
    http://www.unionvoice.org/njstatecollegelocals/home.html              
  9. Compensation in Higher Education - 
      
    The Devaluing of Higher Education: The Annual Report 
                 on the Economic Status of the Profession, 2005-06 - AAUP
  10. Constitution of Local 2364

11.  COPE - Committee On Political Education -

12.  Department Chairs

  1. Disciplinary Action
  2. Dues Information
  3. Educational Program Funding   ( Sep 30, 2009 )
  4. Election of Local's OfficersElection results - April 2013
  5. Email Lists and Information -
  6. Energy Saving Program - HR Memo (Jan 9, 2010)
  7. Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action & Diversity Office - TCNJ
  8. Ethics Information -
  9. Faculty Promotions Process -    (  1977 )
  10. Faculty Work & Curriculum Transformation Information
  11. Financial Information    Expense Forms       Budget Categories
  12. Five-year Review Process
  13. Furlough Information -    MOA - July 7, 2009
  14. Health Benefits Information   
       
    Health Benefit Costs (June 18, 2012)
       
    NJ Direct / State Health Benefits Handbook  ( 2012 Year )
         
    Drug Plan Handbook - State Health Benefits  ( 2012 Year )
  15. Government & Political Information
  16. Grievance Information
  17. Labor Education -
        
    Cornell Institute for Labor Relations
        
    Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations
  18. Leaves - Leaves of Absence, Maternity, Medical - TCNJ and State of New Jersey policies
  19. Legal Issues -    Weingarten Rights       CNJSCL Explanation
  20. Life Insurance  -  Alternate Benefit Plan        Reporting a Death
  21. Local's AFT Scholarship Program Information
  22. Membership Information    Membership Card Info (National Office)
  23. Membership Representatives    Role of Membership Representative     List of Membership Representatives
  24. Meeting Information - Agenda & Minutes
  25. Memoranda of Agreements with TCNJ
  26. Modified Duties
  27. Occupational Liability Insurance Plan for Members         AFT National Occupational Insurance Information
  28. Officers - Local 2364
  29. NJ Public Employees Retirement System Information
  30. Payroll Deduction Information
  31. Political InformationCongressional Directory
       
    "GetActive" - Easily send a message to legislators on specific topics
      
    Contacting your legislators -    NJ Legislature        U.S. Congress
  32. Professional Staff News
  33. Professional Staff Promotion Program
  34. Promotion - Faculty & Librarians
  35. Program Closure Process
  36. Range Adjustment Programs -    Faculty and Librarians     Professional Staff
  37. Reappointment - Faculty & Librarians
  38. Retirement Information  -  Alternate Benefit Plan
  39. Sabbatical Leaves2012-13 RFP    Financial aspects
  40. State Holidays - Official list
  41. Tuition Remission for Children of Full-time and Part-time AFT Unit Members - ( June 2005 )
           
    Human Resources Information and Form - TCNJ

Economy and Jobs Info -

AFL/CIO   -  Jobs and Economic Info

United For a Fair Economy

Democratic Socialists of America -

TCNJ Amnesty International Web Site


The College of New Jersey's Home Page

TCNJ Board of Trustees Home Page

     Links to other union sites

National Labor Committee

International Labor Relations Page - Cornell

Disgruntled Worker's Page