Top reasons to join NFA

24 Feb 2015 7:16 PM | David Steel

Courtesy of the UNLV NFA Chapter:


Top Reasons to Join the Nevada Faculty Alliance


• The NFA protects the rights of faculty and professional staff to have free and

open investigation, speech and thought.



• The NFA advocates for those rights to the administration.



• The NFA provides an effective voice for faculty and higher education in the

Nevada Legislature.



• The NFA is an advocate and watchdog for decent faculty salary and benefits.



• The NFA provides legal advice for members and non-members when faculty

rights are in question. The NFA provides legal services to members whose rights

have been violated.



• The NFA was involved in the original establishment of the NSHE merit pool, and

continues to advocate for competitive salaries for faculty.



• The NFA is the Nevada affiliate of the American Association of University

Professors, the longest existing national organization for advocacy of faculty.



• The NFA has great people in the organization who uniformly feel that the

university is critically important to a functioning society.



• NFA members receive the AAUP ACADEME and the NFA Alliance that keeps

members up to date on national and state trends in faculty employment issues.



• The more members we have, the more power we have. Join us!