Mar 09, 2018
Texas Tech professor who says he was retaliated against for speaking out against tenure as stifling to academic innovation may proceed to trial in his case against the institution, a state appeals court rules.


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August 28, 2015

Landmark study suggests that most psychology studies don't yield reproducible results. What does it mean for the discipline, and science as a whole?

August 27, 2015

Non-tenure-track faculty members say they want more convenient, compensated professional development.

August 26, 2015

Northwestern loses second faculty member over alleged censorship of a medical school journal article about a sexual encounter.

August 25, 2015

Duke U freshmen say a celebrated graphic novel depicting lesbian sex and relationships shouldn't have been included on their recommended summer reading list, and some won't read it.

August 24, 2015

Unconventional online university is growing and looking to focus on helping refugees.

August 14, 2015

How a biotech professor found himself in the middle of a firestorm over ethics in research and outreach about genetically modified foods.

August 12, 2015

Northwestern's arts and sciences college offered new titles and clearer paths to promotion -- but no tenure or additional pay -- to teaching-track professors. Faculty members say it's a model that works.

August 7, 2015

Federal judge, in victory for Steven Salaita, refuses to dismiss lawsuit charging U. of Illinois with violating his free speech and contract rights.

August 6, 2015

At Eastern Illinois, a faculty union that includes tenured and tenure-track professors agrees to extend a contract and put off a raise to save the positions of 29 people who teach off the tenure track.

August 5, 2015

Duquesne U. adjuncts are angry over what they see as a thinly-veiled threat not to rehire those colleagues involved in a long-running union drive.


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