Adjuncts

Adjuncts
Nov 01, 2018
At one campus doing so, many adjuncts will lose positions, but departments aren't being eliminated.

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"Evolving Faculty Careers" is Inside Higher Ed's new print-on-demand booklet.

The compilation of articles can be downloaded, free, here.

On Thursday, April 12, Inside Higher Ed's editors presented a free webcast to discuss the themes of the booklet. You may view a recording of the webcast here.

This booklet was made possible in part by the advertising support of Top Hat.

Archive

October 8, 2007
Three years after part-time professors won recognition for their union, they don't have a contract.
September 24, 2007
Instructor at Southwestern Community College says he lost job for not taking Bible literally. Colorado AAUP says instructor lost job for taking faith too seriously.
August 27, 2007
Rutgers agreement with faculty union pledges to create at least 100 new permanent faculty jobs over next 4 years.
August 17, 2007

When Colorado Christian University notified Andrew Paquin, an assistant professor of global studies, that his contract would not be renewed, he knew that not being sufficiently guided by Christ wasn't the problem. But it might have been that he wasn't sufficiently capitalist.

August 8, 2007

At a time that many professors fear that administrators don't value tenure, the headline on Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Web site seems like something that would draw applause: "Rensselaer to Review Faculty Governance to Strengthen Role of Tenured, Tenure-Track Faculty."

July 9, 2007
A faculty member tries to organize a fund for adjuncts with health-care costs, and ends up out of a job.
June 27, 2007
New research identifies the types of institutions most likely to employ part-time professors.
June 26, 2007
Shutdown of college will leave all of university's other campuses without tenure. What does that shift mean?
June 7, 2007
In podcast interview, Cary Nelson discusses plans to define academic freedom in the classroom, the Ward Churchill controversy and the Spellings Commission.
May 3, 2007
Budget in Washington State narrows the pay gap between those on and off the tenure track.

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