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Budget cuts undercut the sense of community at many colleges. What's a department chair to do? C.K. Gunsalus considers the options.
When you have too much invested in a project to walk away, you don't have easy options, writes C.K. Gunsalus.
When you lack tenure, and you think a colleague with tenure is making an unethical request, how do you protect your ethics and your job? C.K. Gunsalus considers a reader's dilemma.
After an adjunct refused to let a student leave class to take a cell call, she learned that the student would be filing a complaint, and now she's worried. C.K. Gunsalus offers some advice.
A department chair feels squeezed between senior administrators who want reform and senior professors who don't. C.K. Gunsalus considers the options.
Academics need some rules and some discipline, writes C.K. Gunsalus.
Your boss wants to move you out of the perfect location for your work. C.K. Gunsalus reviews the situation -- and offers advice for managers.
A chair isn't being clear on why a section was offered and taken back. C.K. Gunsalus analyzes the options.