Postdoctoral Scholars Bargaining Committee

Aaron Franks, Cultural Studies

 Silja Freitag, PSAC 901 Vice President Postdoctoral Scholars

Abdi Ghaffari, Cancer Biology and Genetics

 Tamara Jamaspishvili, MD. Division of Cancer Biology & Genetics and the Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine

 Leslie Theunissen, Psychology

Emma Peacocke, English Language and Literature

 Andrew McEachern, Mathematics and Statistics

Takanobu Okamoto, Medicine

 Tracy Zhang, Film and Media

Angie Sin – Physiology

Ex officio members:

Craig Berggold, PSAC 901 President

Dan Samosh, PSAC 901 Co-Chief Steward.

If you are interested in joining the bargaining committee, please email

A bargaining team that negotiates directly with the employer will be elected from the bargaining committee.

Postdoctoral Scholars comprise Unit 2 of PSAC 901. We will begin negotiating with Queen’s University (the employer) for our second Collective Agreement in June 2016, please email if you are interested in joining us.

Current Collective Bargaining Agreement can be found here or see below