Researchers & Technical employees (RX/TX)
Staff Professionals (AP/99)
Community Colleges

Find all our bargaining updates at our Bargaining Page!

Who we are:

  • We are Researchers (RX) and Technical Employees (TX) with job titles that include staff research associates, lab assistants, animal technicians, electronics technicians, scene techicians and countless others.
    Complete list of RX and TX titles

  • We are Health Care Professionals (HX) that comprise of audiologists, case managers, clinical social workers, dietititans, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and many others titles.
    Complete list of HX titles

Contracts: Researchers (RX) | Technical Employees (TX) | Health Care Professionals (HX)

Current contract status:
Bargaining a new contract now. RX and TX contracts will expire 9/30/17. HX contract will expire 10/31/17.

Bargaining priorities:

  1. Wages: Fair cost-of-living, longevity step increases, equity for titles under market rate
  2. Pension: No 2-tier, no driving new employees out of pension
  3. Job security: Strengthen preferential rehire, expand training
  4. Union accountability & strength: contact new hires to provide crucial job information

Contract Action Watch

01: April 2008
02: August 2008
03: October 2008
04: April 2013
05: July 2013
06: October 2017 *RECENT*

RX and TX Bargaining Reports:

01: UCD, May 8-10, 2017
02: UCLA, June 21-22, 2017
03: UCSC, July 13-14, 2017
04: UCSD, July 24-25, 2017
05: UCSF, August 14-17 & 23-24, 2017
06: UCM, September 6-7, 2017
07: UCSB, September 19-20, 2017
08: UCR, September 25-26, 2017
09: UCB, October 2017


HX Bargaining Reports:

01: UCSF, August 14-17 & 23-24, 2017
02: UCD, August 30-31, 2017
03: UCLA, September 21-22, 2017
04: UCSD, October 9-10, 2017
04: UCD, November 6-7, 2017

RX/TX Bargaining Team:
Jamie McDole, Chief Negotiator 
Elisa Cleveland, Staff Research Associate III, UCSF
Mike Dupray, Principal Rad Tech, LBNL
Juliana Emert, Animal Health Tech I, UCSD
Bill Fitzpatrick, Sr Construction Inspector, UCSB
Karen Galbreath, Animal Health Technician III, UCD
Mark Kosier, Computer Research Spec II, UCM
Angelica Mondragon, Staff Research Associate II, UCLA
Dan Russell, Business Technology Support Analyst, UCB
Teresa Salvato, Museum Scientist, UCR
Erich Wise, Sr Lab Mechanician, UCI
Melanie Young, Principal Animal Tech, UCSC

HX Bargaining Team:
Jamie McDole, Chief Negotiator
Tom Brewer, Clinical Lab Scientist, UCLA
TK Lee, Pharmacist, UCSD
Tobirus Newby, Clinical Social Worker III, SHC
Brandon Sessler, Physician Assistant, UCSF
Enrique Trinidad, Nuclear Med Tech, UCSD
Greg Wine, Sr Registered Dietitian, UCD

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