UC Davis Unit 18 (IX) New Employee Orientation

The Non-Senate Instructional Unit (IX) is a systemwide bargaining unit of Non-Senate Faculty who provide important instructional services at University of California campuses and medical centers. New employee orientations are scheduled each academic term, including a Non-Senate Faculty specific session. The Unit 18 (IX) New Employee Orientation is designed to familiarize new employees in the IX unit with relevant information about working at the University and inform new instructors about the Union and what membership entails. Attendance at the orientation is voluntary and is not required as a term of employment or union membership.

Unit 18 (IX) appointees are represented by a union, the University Council - American Federation of Teachers (UC-AFT). A union representative will provide a thirty minute presentation at the Unit 18 (IX) New Employee Orientation. Further information about the UC-AFT may be found at: https://ucaft.org/.

The Unit 18 (IX) New Employee Orientation is designed for the following titles:

  • Lecturer
  • Lecturer – PSOE - Part-Time
  • Demonstration Teacher
  • Supervisor of Teacher Education
  • Field Work Supervisor
  • Coordinator of Field Work
  • Field Work Consultant
  • Child Development Demonstration Lecturer
  • Teacher - Special Programs
  • Teacher - Lawrence Hall of Science 
  • Substitute Teacher
  • K-12 Instructor

The Unit 18 (IX) New Employee Orientation schedule is listed below:

Academic Year 2018-2019

The Unit 18 (IX) New Employee Orientation will be held:

  • Friday, October 5, 2018 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. in Mrak Hall Room 203
  • Friday, January 18, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. in Mrak Hall Room 203
  • Friday, April 12, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. in Mrak Hall Room 203

The University will present information from 1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. The UC-AFT will present information from 1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. The UC Davis campus map can be found here.

Transportation and Parking:

UC Davis transportation and parking information can be found here.