ARTICLE 3 - Recognition

3:01            The University recognizes the Association as the exclusive bargaining agent of all the employees in the bargaining unit.  The University shall not assign duties outlined in this contract to any persons outside of the bargaining unit, nor to persons within the bargaining unit other than as specified in this Collective Agreement without consent of the Faculty Association.  The University shall not create new job classifications for activities covered in this Agreement.

3:02            Job classifications covered in this Agreement shall include faculty (including limited term), sessional lecturers, sessional instructors, librarians, and ancillary academic staff.

3:03            A member of the Board of Governors, President, Provost, Vice-Presidents, Vice-Provosts, Associate and Assistant Provosts, Associate and Assistant Vice-Presidents, Registrar, Deans, Director of Athletics and Recreational Services, University Librarian, Law Librarian, Director of Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Executive Director, Centre for Executive and Professional Education, Director, Medical Studies, or any such person serving in an acting capacity, are excluded from the bargaining unit together with those other persons excluded from the bargaining unit by the decision of the Ontario Labour Relations Board dated May 13, 1976 and any amendments thereto.

Notwithstanding the above, members of the bargaining unit elected to the Board of Governors by Senate shall remain members of the bargaining unit for the duration of their term on the Board.

3:04            The parties agree that individuals responsible for the delivery of credit courses listed in the University Calendar  delivered through alternative learning technology shall be faculty members, sessional lecturers, sessional instructors, librarians, and ancillary academic staff and will be subject to the terms of this Agreement.