The NFA protects the rights of faculty for free and open investigation, speech and thought.
The NFA is an advocate for those rights to the administration.
The NFA provides an effective voice for faculty and higher education in the Nevada Legislature
The NFA is an advocate and watchdog for decent faculty salary and benefits and, for several years, has had an NFA member on the PEBP Board, and is lobbying to add five more faculty to make it more responsive
The NFA provides legal advice for members and non-members when rights are in question.
The NFA provides legal representation to members on faculty rights issues.
The NFA was directly involved in originally establishing the NSHE merit pool, and competitive salaries for faculty.
The NFA is the Nevada affiliate of the American Association of University Professors, the longest existing national organization for advocacy of faculty.
NFA members receive the AAUP publication ACADEME, and the NFA publication ALLIANCE that keeps members up to date on national and state trends of faculty employment issues.
CSN NFA provides monthly political updates and bi-annual polls of members and faculty giving the most up-to-date CSN info available
A: NFA is the only organization looking out for Nevada faculty!
Active Member I - $20.00/month
($39,999 or lower annual salary) - Instructional, research, counseling, library, administrative faculty or graduate and teaching assistants holding .5 or greater contract or LOA.
Active Member II - $25.00/month
($40,000-$59,999 annual salary) - Instructional, research, counseling, library, administrative or graduate or teaching assistants holding .5 or greater contract or LOA.
Active Member III - $30.00/month
($60,000 or greater annual salary) Instructional, research, counseling, library, administrative faculty or graduate or teaching assistants holding .5 or greater contract or LOA.
Part-Time Member - $45.00/year
Automatic Renewal. Instructional, research, counseling, library, administrative or graduate and teaching assistants on less than .5 contract or LOA.
Associate Member - $100.00/year
Members of the higher education community who want to support NFA but are not full-time active faculty may join as associate (non-voting) members (bank draft or payroll).
Emeritus Member - $35.00/year
Member of any other membership category who has retired (bank draft).
Political Action Committee Contribution
The Nevada Faculty Alliance requests that members contribute to the Political Action Committee for the support of the NFA political action and public relations activities.