Before Signing a Contract – 10 things to know
Congratulations on being offered a contract at the University of Lethbridge. But before you sign on the dotted line there are some important questions that are helpful to keep in mind.
To begin, please use the following links to access some preliminary information.
- Important Information to Know and Questions to Ask for Faculty Members
- Important Information to Know and Questions to Ask for Instructors
- The Canadian Association of University Teachers Negotiating Starting Salary Booklet
Remember: This contract represents more than just a job; it represents the starting point for your entire career and will have implications throughout your career, even into retirement. Further, your contract, along with the Faculty Handbook, will award you your rights and privileges at the University of Lethbridge. ULFA can offer you information regarding the local climate that will help you to become better equipped while you are negotiating your contract. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.