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University to avoid 140 compulsory redundancies

The Vice-Chancellor announced that staff were no longer “‘at risk’ of redundancy”

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In solidarity with university staff over job cuts

Stand against cruel and unnecessary staff redundancies

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University staff vote ‘yes’ to strike action

Students have told The Mancunion that the university is “totally disregarding the livelihoods of their employees”

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Students and staff share shocked reactions to impending job cuts

Staff and students from across the university react to the Board’s decision to cut hundreds of staff posts, which anxious staff say could lead to a ‘student marking boycott’

University of Manchester staff and students will join colleagues from around the country in strikes against a proposed one per cent pay rise Photo: Paul Campbell

University staff to stage second strike

Protests planned over below inflation pay increases

Historian Michael Wood will become Professor of Public History at the University in September. Photo: The University of Manchester

Manchester’s got Wood: University hires TV historian

World renowned historian, Michael Wood, has made over a hundred documentaries and will teach at The University of Manchester from September

A UCU survey found that stress levels for academics are increasing. Photo: Jonathan Whiting

Stressed academics face ‘increasingly intolerable pressure’

University staff are considerably more stressed than the average British working person