While it may go against the grain for faculty members who aren't digital natives, Paula Dagnon and Karen Hoelscher explain how to find out whether creating an electronic portfolio of your work is right for you.
To improve our reach, academics must make our writings both more available and public-friendlier, writes Nathan Jurgenson.
MLA issues new guidelines on how work with new media should be counted in hiring, tenure and promotion decisions.
Monica A. Coleman reflects on how she achieved academic success while dealing with severe mental illness.
Elizabeth Simmons offers a dean's perspective on how faculty members up for tenure should approach deal with the process of identifying external evaluators.
A community college in Michigan will grant tenure or tenure-track status to all full-time faculty, bucking the adjunctification trend in higher ed.
A new paper by an English professor argues that literary research, much of which is rarely cited, is not an efficient use of university resources.
Faculty members at community college in Texas are upset because they fear that district wants to do away with tenure; it has already instituted new rule to punish professors who grumble.
A declaration of financial emergency in Washington State means two-year colleges can more easily lay off full-time professors. Union leaders call policy a power grab.
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