The University of Queensland Enterprise Agreement 2014–2017 is UQ's current enterprise agreement. Although this agreement expired on 31 March 2017, it will continue to operate until it is terminated or replaced by a new Enterprise Agreement.

Notification of 2017 enterprise bargaining round

Employees were notified of their representational rights in relation to this year's round of bargaining in an email dated 9 March 2017.

You can download the Notice of employee representational rights (PDF, 137KB).

UQ's bargaining objectives

The bargaining process was initiated by the bargaining representatives submitting a log of claims, a list of key priorities to be discussed during enterprise bargaining.

Read UQ’s 2017 bargaining objectives (PDF, 57KB).

Bargaining representatives

These are the nominated bargaining representatives negotiating the proposed enterprise agreement.

The University of Queensland bargaining representatives:

  • Professor Aidan Byrne, Provost
  • Mr Bill Kernahan, Acting Director, Human Resources
  • Mr Anthony Lennon, Associate Director, Human Resources (Workplace Relations)
  • Ms Ann-Maree Waugh, Senior Employee Relations Consultant.

National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) representatives:

  • Associate Professor Andrew Bonnell - NTEU UQ Branch President
  • Mr Rohan Hilton - NTEU Industrial Officer
  • Dr David Callaghan - Delegate
  • Ms Avril Johnston Craig - Delegate.

Together/Australian Services Union (ASU) and United Voice representatives:

  • Ms Irene Monro - Together/ASU Assistant Branch Secretary
  • Mr Mark Starkey - Together/ASU Delegate
  • Mr Robin Jones - United Voice Delegate
  • Ms Mandy Fisher - Together/ASU Delegate.

Individual bargaining representatives:

  • Dr David Wadley
  • Ms Valentina Urrutia Guada
  • Ms Pauline Par Mavier
  • Mr Bartholomew Mearns