Workplace Bullying in Academia

Event Date: 
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

12th Annual World Day of Bullying Prevention
Monday, October 7, 2019
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM @ PSC
Light refreshments will be served. Doors open at 6 PM.
Space is limited so RSVP to Amy Jeu at

Join us for a panel discussion focused on "Workplace Bullying in Academia" and our next steps!

William Herbert, Executive Director, National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions
will cover workplace bullying from the legal and labor angles

Michael Fabricant, Professor, Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work; Chair, PSC Legislative Committee and PSC University-wide Officer
will talk about how bullying is used as an austerity tool within higher education

Graciano Matos, Laboratory Hygiene Officer, Office of Environmental Health and Occupational Safety, City College
will speak about bullying from the gender and socio-economic angles

Victoria O'Shea, ASAP Student Advisor, Queensborough Community College
will speak about the effects of bullying and mental health

Clara Wajngurt, Professor at Queensborough Community College; CEO at Bullying Prevention Consulting
will present a survey of how other universities address workplace bullying in the US and internationally

Iris Delutro, PSC VP Cross Campus Units; CUNY-Wide Program Manager, LEAP to Teacher Program, CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies, The Murphy Institute
will give an update on the PSC contract demand on bullying with CUNY, and the status of the NYS Healthy Workplace Bill

Jackie Elliot, Senior College Laboratory Technician, New York City College of Technology; Co-Chair, PSC Health & Safety Committee; PSC Cross Campus Officer; Certified Trainer, NYCOSH
will serve as moderator

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