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Total Rewards for Post-Doctoral Fellows (CUPE, Local 3906, Unit 3)

Post-doctoral fellows are employees that have been awarded a PhD or equivalent. The appointment involves substantial research or scholarship, and may also involve some teaching. Post-doctoral Fellows, excluding those in the Faculty of Health Sciences, are represented by The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Local 3906, Unit 3.


Compensation is detailed in the CUPE, Local 3906, Unit 3 Collective Agreement.


Collective Agreement – CUPE Unit 3

CUPE 3906, Unit 3 (PDF) Collective Agreement (2023-2027)

Hours of Work


Averaging Hours of Work Approval – Postdoctoral Fellow

Approval letter from the Ministry of Labour for Averaging Hours of Work for Overtime Pay Purposes - Postdoctoral Fellow


Excess Hours of Work Approval – CUPE Unit 3

Approval letter from the Ministry of Labour for Excess Weekly Hours of Work - Postdoctoral Fellows