University Professionals of Illinois Feature Northeastern Librarian
We stand 2,700 strong
The University Professionals of Illinois, Local 4100, IFT, AFT, AFL-CIO, Is the recognized leader in academic bargaining for higher education in Illinois, representing seven of the 12 Illinois public universities at the bargaining table.
UPI has mastered the difficult task of drawing together the collective strength of public higher education's faculty and staff while protecting and enhancing the distinctive features of each university. UPI's campus leaders are effective advocates for the more than 2,700 members who combine a campus orientation with a statewide point of view enabling them to accomplish faculty and professional goals in all areas of representation.