Planned strike action and action short of strike (ASOS) relating to the issues of USS pension, and pay and conditions will take place at a number of universities, including Leeds.
The results of recent ballots by the University and College Union (UCU) signal possible industrial action this winter.
UCEA and UCU met last week and held discussions on the dispute on pay and working conditions.
The letter from Universities UK (UUK) and the Universities and Colleges Employers Association (UCEA) outlines the progress made to address concerns on pay, working conditions and pensions.
Vice-Chancellor, Sir Alan Langlands, has written to all staff about the prospect of another period of industrial action, due to commence on Thursday 20 February:
The fifth statement from the meeting of member and employer representatives to discuss the future of the USS has been published.