Are you a knowledge worker? Join Forskerforbundet – the Norwegian Association of Researchers (NAR). Membership is free for the rest of 2020 – no fees!
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20 October 2020
This is an opportunity to get to know Forskerforbundet/NAR better, and learn of the important work that we do for our members. The Norwegian Association of Researchers (NAR) organises employees and students in research, higher education and dissemination of knowledge. We have close to 24 000 members. Our main purpose is to increase salaries and improve working conditions for our members.
If you join NAR now, you don’t have to pay any membership fees until January 1, 2021. During the period of free membership, you will also be covered by our mandatory insurance plan, which includes life insurance, disability insurance, accident insurance and critical illness insurance. The regular monthly premium for this insurance is NOK 158.
In addition, we will send a free reflective belt to everyone who joins us before January 1, 2021.
Other benefits for NAR members:
- Assistance from NAR in any questions you might have about your rights as an employee, your salary level or your working conditions.
- The monthly journal Forskerforum for free.
- Assistance when negotiating your terms and pay level upon employment.
- Assistance from NAR’s local branch in the local pay negotiations and other issues relating to your employment.
- Special offers on a range of products through the confederation Unio. Nordea Direct Bank offers our members home mortgage with 1.39 % interest rate.
The regular monthly fee is NOK 479 for membership plus NOK 158 for the insurance plan.
For PhD candidates (stipendiat), the regular fee is NOK 260 for membership plus NOK 158 for the insurance plan.
* Offer is valid when registering for membership in the period between 20 October and 31 December, 2020.
* Offer is not valid for student members.
* If you do not wish to continue your membership, you must submit a written resignation.
Otherwise, your membership and insurance plan will be continued on regular terms from 1 January 2021.