AAUP Oregon’s First Meeting & Newly Elected Officers

Posted by  AAUP Oregon   in  ,      Apr 6, 2013     4643 Views     Comments Off on AAUP Oregon’s First Meeting & Newly Elected Officers  

Congratulations to the newly elected officers of AAUP Oregon!


President: Sy Adler, PSU

Vice President – Membership & Organizing: Jacqueline Arante, PSU

Vice President – Collective Bargaining: Mary King, PSU

Vice President – Academic Freedom & Governance: Deb Merskin, UO

Secretary: Bill Uzgalis, OSU

Treasurer: Anh Ly, PSU

Advocate for Tenure: Brian Elliott, PSU

Advocate for Non-Tenure Track Faculty: Kathleen Stanley, OSU

Advocate for Academic Professionals: Bob Shunk, PSU

PSU Representative: Randy Blazak

UO Representative-elect: Michael Dreiling

Individual Membership Representative: Greg Monahan, EOU

Advocacy Chapter Representative: Tony Vogt, OSU

Currently Vacant Offices: Vice President for Political Action; Graduate Student Representative

Officers met for the first time on Friday, April 5, 2013 at Portland State University to begin charting the future of the state conference. The Executive Council will next meet at OSU on Saturday, June 1, 2013.  Additional location and time information coming soon!


The Oregon State Conference of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP Oregon) is the state-level organization of the AAUP. The Conference’s mission is to advance the collective interests of affiliated AAUP Collective Bargaining and Advocacy chapters, the principles and practices of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), and the overall interests of higher education faculty in Oregon through the promotion of excellence in higher education as an investment in Oregon’s future.