Nov 13, 2015
U of Illinois settles with professor unhired for his controversial remarks on Twitter. He'll get cash but not the job he wanted.


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December 2, 2013

Cathy Trower, closing out 16 years leading a research effort of academic work, shares thoughts on tenure, retirement age, adjunct conditions and more.


November 27, 2013

The recent firing of an adjunct professor of political science from Chaffey College shows just how "at will" part-time faculty members' employment really is. 

November 18, 2013

Union seeking collective bargaining for those off the tenure track wants to attract student support by focusing on debt.

November 15, 2013

New study shows employment of part-time faculty doesn't impact student success positively or negatively at community colleges, while institution size and location do.

November 12, 2013

Fed up with unanswered maintenance requests and substandard instructional facilities, some professors are taking a new approach: "shaming" their institutions into action.

November 8, 2013

When it comes to course content, individual instructors -- including adjuncts -- should call the shots, even in multisection courses, AAUP says in a new statement.

October 31, 2013

It's time for adjuncts to talk with their students about what it really means to be off the tenure track.

October 18, 2013

Several professors recently have come under fire for communications with students they intended to remain private. But little is private in the Internet age, experts say.

October 16, 2013

A new paper from the Delphi Project argues that some key ways colleges can support adjunct faculty don't cost anything, despite administrators' assertions that they can't afford to improve working conditions.

October 15, 2013

A recent debate over overtime pay in California reflects just one of the many policies and practices that keep pay and opportunity low for those off the tenure track, write Jack Longmate and Keith Hoeller.


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