Chapter 27 : Time off and leave
Notification of absence
Subject to the specific provisions below, if a postdoctoral fellow is unable to work, she or he shall notify the researcher in charge as soon as possible and shall state the reason.
A postdoctoral fellow is entitled to take time off with pay in the event of the death or marriage of a parent or relation or for her or his own marriage. The postdoctoral fellow shall agree with the researcher in charge on the timing and the length of the absence as well as how the activities she or he was responsible for can continue or resume.
Time off for unexpected situation or emergency
A postdoctoral fellow may take time off when an unexpected situation or emergency that she or he must deal with prevents her or him from coming in to work or compels her or him to leave work. The postdoctoral fellow shall notify the researcher in charge as soon as possible and give the reason and shall agree with the researcher on the length of the absence as well as how the activities she or he was responsible for can continue or resume.
Time off for jury duty
In the event that a postdoctoral fellow is called for jury duty, she or he shall receive her or his full salary from the Employer for the period during which her or his presence is required minus the indemnity paid in accordance with the Regulation respecting indemnities and allowances to jurors.