Press Release: LIU President Cline Locks Out LIU Brooklyn Faculty...

Aug 31, 2016 by

For immediate release. Contact Deborah Mutnick, 718-478-9429, [email protected]; or Ralph Engelman, 718-757-9294,[email protected] LIU BROOKLYN FACULTY LOCKED OUT ON EVE OF NO CONFIDENCE VOTE AGAINST PRESIDENT KIMBERLY L. CLINE —Brooklyn, NY, September 1, 2016.  Long Island University informed the LIU Faculty Federation (LIUFF) that it plans to lock out faculty at midnight on Friday, September 2, on the eve of a no confidence vote in President Kimberly L Cline. The faculty contract expired on August 31. Picketing to protest the lockout and use of replacement workers will take place on Flatbush and DeKalb Avenues at 10 a.m., Wednesday, September 7, the first day of classes. The LIU Faculty Federation/NYSUT/AFT represents fulltime and adjunct faculty. The lockout is the culmination of a series of actions taken by the administration over the summer that include advertising for replacement...

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