Death of department chair at Texas A&M -- a prominent figure in rhetoric nationally -- leaves scholars with more questions than answers.
Research from University of Washington shows professors to be self-critical about and constantly struggling to improve their teaching.
Adjunct faculty make up most of the higher education work force, but their working conditions largely don't reflect their role. Is reform on a wide scale possible? What will it take?
Data released ahead of MLA convention set tone for hiring in the humanities this season.
Proposed policy at Florida Gulf Coast U. raises question of what a university is entitled to track about every professor.
Across disciplines, the proportion of those completing doctorates with commitments for employment or a postdoc falls.
Tennessee seminary told a tenured professor he was offending would-be contributors and should look for work elsewhere.
Scholars debate the etiquette of live-tweeting academic conferences.
Eastern Michigan University suspended a professor for inappropriate conduct, and eventually denied him tenure as well. But why did it let him teach for several years after the suspension?
As professors at many campuses complain that they are shut out of decision-making, Alcorn State asks faculty to help decide which administrators' jobs to eliminate, and which need a new person in the post.
Inside Higher Ed
1015 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
Copyright © 2014