by Former UW Researcher

I am a career scientist and was conducting research at the University of Washington for several years. In 2020, just a few months after giving birth to my son, I was let go from my position at the UW School of Medicine. It was a shocking announcement that came with no warning and little empathy for what it would mean to my family. While many who work or study here assume they will always be treated by fair and equitable standards, my experience at UW was far from fair and equal treatment. …

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We are UW Research Scientists & Engineers, Coordinators and Consultants (Researchers) forming a union to improve working conditions and increase equity for all.

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