About AAUP-AFT Local 6075

We are the 1700 Faculty and Academic Staff working 50% time or more at Wayne State University.

The AAUP-AFT Local 6075 is jointly affiliated with the American Association of University Professors and the American Federation of Teachers.

The AAUP-AFT Local 6075 protects and furthers the interests of WSU Faculty and Academic Staff by:

  • Negotiating improvements in wages, benefits and working conditions

  • Protecting members from arbitrary and discriminatory actions in violation of the contract and university policy through the grievance process and other means of representing bargaining unit members

  • Ensuring leaves, sabbaticals, and other time off is available for professional development as well for balancing work and personal responsibilities

  • Engaging in legislative and political action to ensure WSU is adequately funded and the interests of Faculty and Academic Staff are protected

  • Seeking to enhance and preserve the quality of the University