Summer office hours and July closure
During summer (June & August), the union office is open from 9am to 3pm. On Midsummer’s Eve, the office is closed. Also due to summer vacations, the office is closed between July 5 and 31, 2021.
Advice on matters related to terms of employment during summer from June 21 to August 8, 2021
In July (until August 6, 2021), the members of the Finnish Union of University Professors may call to Eversheds Attorneys in matters related to terms of employment during weekdays from 10am to 4pm in number 010 684 1300. Please, present your membership number when calling and state that this is a matter concerning the Finnish Union of University Professors. The office of the Finnish Union of University Professors is closed in July due to summer holidays. In urgent matters, members may also contact the Union’s Executive Director, Tarja Niemelä, see Contact information.
Digital reading for summer: Tiede magazine
Do remember that as our member, you have the opportunity to read the digital version of Tiede magazine free online. You are entitled to have access to the magazines of current year and previous one. The code is personal and valid until the end of this year, 2021. You may ask for your code and the instructions from the union office: professoriliitto (at) professoriliitto.fi.
Professors and the trade union movement
The Union promotes measures to improve the conditions for scientific research and higher education and forwards interactivity between the research community and the society as a whole.
Union's news and press releases
Goals for local elections 2021: Studied information for the good of local residents – power from the universities and research institutes
Collective Bargaining 2020
- A result in the university collective bargaining (24.3.2020)
- The university sector was the final public sector to begin negotiations for a new collective agreement this spring.