Ex-Army psychologist -- credited with "cleaning up" Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib -- finds the stigma of both places hard to shake as he applies for new administrative role at University of Missouri at Columbia.
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February 11, 2013
At many colleges, long-term professors say their pay lags behind that of newer faculty. Has UW Oshkosh found a way to deal with the problem?
February 8, 2013
A university librarian finds himself sued for questioning the quality of an academic press.
February 6, 2013
Some adjuncts are asking students not to address them as "professor."
February 5, 2013
As Stanford spurs discussion of trimming time-to-degree for Ph.D.s, CUNY offers model for public institutions that might want to kill tradition of grad school as a place you "check in and never check out."
January 31, 2013
Senior Africana studies professors at Penn pledge to skip president's dinner, saying diversity push at Penn is more talk than action.
January 30, 2013
While some see collective bargaining as a key for those off the tenure track, others develop strategies for states that are hostile to unions or ban them at public institutions.
January 28, 2013
With two high-profile higher education cases under consideration, labor board says it will carry on as usual despite an appeals court's ruling that calls into question the legitimacy of its appointees.
January 24, 2013
Male faculty members don't take paid parental leave as often as critics assert, even when their spouses also work.
January 23, 2013
AAUP's new recommendations for increasing adjuncts' role in governance include job security safeguards.