Labor Relations

Unions

American Federation of Teachers

Representing English language extension lecturers in UWEO’s International and English Language Programs (IELP).

Inlandboatmen’s Union

Representing UW employees working aboard the research vessel Thomas G. Thompson.

Screen Actors Guild – American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA)

Representing employees who produce, report, write, host or announce news for KUOW radio including web content, video, and podcasts.

Service Employees International Union 925

Representing various employees across UW, including clerical, administrative, technical support, service workers, analysts, and healthcare and laboratory professionals.

Service Employees International Union 1199

Representing nurses, social workers, and other healthcare professionals at Harborview Medical Center, Airlift Northwest, and within UW Health Sciences.

Service Employees International Union 1199 Research / Hall Health

In fall 2013, SEIU Healthcare 1199NW (“SEIU 1199”) was certified as the exclusive bargaining representative for “Registered Nurse – Research” job classifications, along with the Registered Nurses at Hall Health Center and Environmental Health and Safety (collectively: “Research/Hall Health RNs”).

Teamsters 117

Representing police officers in the UW Police Department.

Teamsters 117 Print Plant Craft Employees

Representing employees working in print production within UW Creative Communications.

United Auto Workers

Representing academic student employees such as research assistants, teaching assistants, readers, graders, and tutors.

UW Housestaff Association

Representing residents and fellows in the UW School of Medicine and in the UW School of Dentistry.

WA Federation of State Employees Master

Representing various employees across UW, including skilled trades, food services, custodial services, library services, and healthcare workers.

WA Federation of State Employees Police Management

Representing sergeants and lieutenants in the UW Police Department.

WA State Nurses Association

Representing registered nurses at University of Washington Medical Center.