Academic Freedom

Academic Freedom
Oct 25, 2018
AAUP says St. Edward's U flouted norms surrounding shared governance, due process and academic freedom when it dismissed two "squeaky wheel" professors and didn't renew a third. University says otherwise.

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January 23, 2013

AAUP's new recommendations for increasing adjuncts' role in governance include job security safeguards.

December 18, 2012

With several high-profile disputes recently settled, and another in litigation, questions arise about university's commitment to diversity and academic freedom, as well as its tenure process.

December 12, 2012

In an unusual twist, a Texas Tech professor is suing the university for allegedly denying him high-profile jobs based on his skepticism of a status most faculty members want.

May 29, 2012

Instructor raised concern about separation of church and state at a public university. The day she went public with the threatening e-mails she received, her courses for the fall disappeared.

December 15, 2011

Tom Emmer, who lost race for governor in Minnesota last year, loses shot at teaching spot at Hamline University, too. The reason, he says: his conservative views.

December 13, 2011

In case that critics say shows a harassment policy out of control, U. of Denver professor plans to teach the same course that got him suspended.

October 20, 2011

A dean at William & Mary sends out an e-mail to faculty members asking them not to use the word "retard."

December 14, 2010

Penn State professors move to give more leeway to faculty members dealing with controversial issues. 

December 14, 2010

Penn State professors move to give more leeway to faculty members dealing with controversial issues.

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