Research Support Professionals (RX)

The Santa Cruz campus employs approximately 60 Research Support Professionals in positions such as Staff Research Associate and Marine Technician. The bargaining agreement between the University and the University Professional and Technical Employees union (UPTE) governs the employment of staff who are in these titles.

Collective Bargaining Agreement

Salary Information

View information about salary, FLSA exemption status, any applicable shift differential or on-call rates for a particular title in the unit, as well as implementation instructions as appropriate.

Policies & Other Resources

UPTE Union Contacts

  • UPTE Systemwide Office
    2855 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 310
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    P.O. Box 4443
    Berkeley, CA 94704
    Phone: 510-704-8783
    Fax: 510-704-8065