Part-Time Faculty Committee
The Part-Time Faculty Committee advances, through political action and collective bargaining, the interests of contingent faculty in both public and private higher education.
- Track legislation and provide advice to CFT legislative program on policy issues related to part-time faculty.
- Track the categorical funding in the state budget for part-time faculty to assist with efforts on parity issues.
- Engage part-time faculty from CFT local unions across the state.
- Hold workshops and produce materials to ensure that CFT locals have the information to be effective advocates of part-time faculty.
- Align committee’s work with any part-time faculty equity efforts of the related Division Councils and provide regular committee updates to them.
Linda Chan, Co-Chair, Citrus College Adjunct
John Govsky, Co-Chair, Cabrillo College Federation of Teachers
Barbara Baer, Palomar Faculty Federation
Grace Chee, Los Angeles College Faculty Guild
Domenica Devine, Part-Time Faculty Association of Allan Hancock College
Keith Ford, State Center Federation of Teachers
Francis Howard, Peralta Federation of Teachers
Geoffrey Johnson, AFT Guild, San Diego and Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community Colleges
Kimberly Murphy, Peralta Federation of Teachers
Bradley Reynolds, Part-Time Faculty Association of Allan Hancock College
Rob Schneiderman, Coast Federation of Educators
Jory Segal, West Valley-Mission Federation of Teachers
Michael Sheetz, Ventura County Federation of College Teachers
Bobbi-Lee Smart, Cerritos College Faculty Federation
Ken Taira, Los Angeles College Faculty Guild
Rebekah Wanic, AFT Guild,San Diego and Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community Colleges
Angelo Williams, Los Rios College Federation of Teachers
Julian Wolfgram, Glendale College Guild
Frank Oppedisano, Staff Liaison
Committee members work on the CFT’s Part-Timer newsletter that advocates for the rights of part-time faculty and covers issues of relevance.
Committee members have compiled a resource-rich online toolkit and guide to action for faculty and students during Campus Equity Week.
Guide to Unemployment Benefits
The committee has prepared this step-by-step guide to applying for unemployment benefits during summer and holiday breaks.