Professors overwhelmingly voted for Obama twice. But five years into his presidency, few faculty leaders are surprised that they disagree strongly with his plan for higher ed reform.
Disgraced professor renews the discussion over whether those leading the field should have degrees in it.
In report to faculty and students, UT president outlines principles for online education and asks for greater input from professors.
AAUP's new head administrator, who comes from a union background, signals a focus on getting more faculty members involved.
Lots of faculty members are delaying retirement as long as possible. A Penn State political scientist says that's a bad idea -- and sets off debate when he follows through on his idea.
A new study backs idea that the end of mandatory retirement significantly changed the way professors finish (or don't finish) their careers.
After investigation of professor accused of promoting religious views in a science course, Ball State U.'s president says intelligent design shouldn't be taught in such classes.
Recent charges of sexual assault and harassment by music professors raise old questions about a "sinister trend" in the discipline. Experts blame a mix of cultural factors and unique windows of opportunity.
As unionization of those off the tenure track spreads, there are substantial gains in pay and benefits.
UConn goes public with investigation into child sex abuse allegations against professor -- and some documents indicate that as far back as 2006, some at the university were told of the charges.
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