14 Jul 2017

University of Otago proposes 182 job cuts

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:26 pm on 14 July 2017

A proposal to revamp support services at the University of Otago could see 182 jobs cut. The university says it's been more than 20 years since administrative services were reviewed. And the business case proposes a streamlined approach to financial and administrative services. Shaun Scott, is the Tertiary Education Union's organiser for Otago University.

Clocktower of University of Otago Registry Building in Dunedin, New Zealand.

Clocktower of University of Otago Registry Building in Dunedin, New Zealand. Photo: 123RF

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