5 years after SUNY Press raised eyebrows with the way it obtained book rights that had been held by U. of Nebraska Press, the work is returning to the Plains.
Successful organizing drive by Tufts adjuncts is part of "metro" strategy being pushed in Boston area and elsewhere.
Recent sanctions by colleges against faculty members have some calling for renewed discussion of when a professor should and shouldn't be removed from duty.
Adjuncts across the country share a newspaper column about the death of a longtime, penniless Duquesne U. instructor who they say illustrates the plight of part-time faculty.
Eastern Washington U. and its faculty union agree to base professors' raises on how much above or below the market they are in their disciplines.
A professor's e-mail to students he thought were minority raises the question of whether help should ever be offered only to that subset of a course's students.
New graduate enrollments show modest increases overall, but doctoral programs in the humanities -- where the academic job market remains tough -- are showing larger gains.
Students at major research university learn more when their instructors are off the tenure track than when they are on it, new study finds.
Legislators in Wisconsin say that they want campus chancellors acting more like CEOs, with a more limited faculty role.
Creative writing professor at Michigan State crossed line from free expression to disrespect on the first day of class, administrators say. Faculty advocates say he's entitled to hearing before peers.
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