Apr 08, 2014
Union leaders talk about achievements for adjuncts through collective bargaining, and reflect on why the movement took so long to take off.


September 19, 2013
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.
September 12, 2013
At U. of Oregon, some professors fear that administrators are using contract negotiations to undercut academic freedom rights.  
September 9, 2013
Students at major research university learn more when their instructors are off the tenure track than when they are on it, new study finds.
August 22, 2013
Adjuncts have widely been subjected to course load caps ahead of the Affordable Care Act. Could graduate students be next?
August 13, 2013
Would legislating a limit on faculty overtime result in more professors reaching the limit -- and reducing spots for adjuncts? California faculty groups square off over the question.
August 12, 2013
Nevada faculty members want to know why the state is restoring bonus pay for some while requiring all professors to take 6 days of unpaid leave a year.
August 5, 2013
Most colleges don't plan to alter use of those off tenure-track and haven't figured out how to decide if coverage would be required under the Affordable Care Act, survey finds.
July 29, 2013
Penn State angered faculty when it mandated biometric tests for those on health insurance. Now it's charging extra to those who use tobacco. Faculty members -- including those who don't smoke -- are furious.
July 26, 2013
As unionization of those off the tenure track spreads, there are substantial gains in pay and benefits.
July 8, 2013
Eastman Chemical's lawsuit raises issues about academic and corporate research and conflicts of interest.



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