| View Exclusive AAUP Compensation Survey Data |
Even if they could cheat without being penalized, most students will take an honest stab at homework questions, study finds.
Texas Tech and Indiana U at Bloomington have developed programs that encourage female faculty members to find more time to publish their research.
Colleges adopted policies to stop the tenure clock to help professors who are new parents, especially mothers. Study suggests fathers may be the real beneficiaries.
After the State College of Florida replaced a tenure-like system with three-year contracts for all new faculty members, some complained. So the board shifted to one-year contracts.
Plymouth State plans to replace them with clusters. Restructuring and layoffs have professors scratching their heads.
AAUP votes to censure two institutions for alleged violations of academic freedom and calls out two more -- including U of Iowa over presidential search -- for abandoning shared governance.
Wayne State University drops what has been part of its general-education program for all students, raising the question of which fields are needed by all undergraduates.
At the University at Buffalo and the U of Virginia, professors fear that too many requirements and not enough thought about them may detract from students' learning. Both move toward more thematic approaches to general education.
The biennial Scholars at Risk gathering focuses on threats to scholars and academic values globally.
Faculty members and students worry they're paying the price for construction projects amid a focus on cutting administrative costs.
Inside Higher Ed
1015 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
1015 18th Street NW, Suite 1100 | PH: 1-202-659-9208
Copyright © 2017