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Nov 21, 2016
Rutgers places adjunct on leave for Twitter comments that he says were modeled on (and a critique of) the pro-gun rhetoric of the president-elect -- and that he says never should have been taken literally.

Booklets

"Faculty Salaries" is Inside Higher Ed's latest print-on-demand compilation of articles.

It contains a report on the annual faculty compensation survey from the American Association of University Professors and explores such topics as gender and racial pay gaps and adjunct unionization.

This compilation is free and you may download a copy here.

And you may sign up here for a free webinar on Thursday, August 20, at 2 p.m. Eastern about the themes of the booklet.

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Archive

August 5, 2016

Six colleges will pilot an initiative to increase adjunct faculty engagement in their campuses’ completion agendas.

July 19, 2016

Different strategies take stage at the National Association of College and University Business Officers' annual meeting.

July 14, 2016

U of Memphis is winning praise for giving adjuncts first raise in three decades -- and a large percentage increase at that. But adjunct pay will still be close to minimum wage.

June 9, 2016

Faculty members and students worry they're paying the price for construction projects amid a focus on cutting administrative costs.

June 2, 2016

Graduate students reach an agreement with Cornell that could carve a path for them to form a union, rare among private institutions, and avoid the long court battles that have been expected.

May 26, 2016

Indiana U says important research on Alzheimer's disease is imperiled by new state abortion law.

May 19, 2016

AAUP investigation finds that -- regardless of what one thinks of Melissa Click's actions -- U of Missouri board endangered academic freedom by firing her without a faculty review.

May 18, 2016

Professor accused of using a slur -- not against an individual -- during a well-intentioned but ill-received classroom discussion about race fails to earn reappointment to tenure track.

May 12, 2016

Controversial Ball State U professor earns tenure despite past allegations that he pushed creationism in the science classroom.

May 11, 2016

Rutgers professors vote a second time to seek access to and limits on use of data from Academic Analytics -- as faculty advocates vow to take such criticism to other campuses.

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