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Aug 31, 2016
Pizza baron's gift to Wayne State business school draws scrutiny over provisions requiring consulting with donors on certain courses and stipulations on what a dean should be paid.

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"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.

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Archive

January 22, 2008
Terry Caesar considers the relationship between the traditional role of faculty wife and the role of today's adjunct.
December 31, 2007
At MLA meeting, panelists consider new ways to frame adjunct issues, as well as issues related to service requirements and new attempts to bridge the tenure-track/non-tenured divide.
October 29, 2007
AFT statement aims to reflect – and to promote strategies for fighting – challenges of faculty life today, especially off the tenure track.
October 8, 2007
Three years after part-time professors won recognition for their union, they don't have a contract.
September 24, 2007
Instructor at Southwestern Community College says he lost job for not taking Bible literally. Colorado AAUP says instructor lost job for taking faith too seriously.
August 27, 2007
Rutgers agreement with faculty union pledges to create at least 100 new permanent faculty jobs over next 4 years.
August 17, 2007

When Colorado Christian University notified Andrew Paquin, an assistant professor of global studies, that his contract would not be renewed, he knew that not being sufficiently guided by Christ wasn't the problem. But it might have been that he wasn't sufficiently capitalist.

August 8, 2007

At a time that many professors fear that administrators don't value tenure, the headline on Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Web site seems like something that would draw applause: "Rensselaer to Review Faculty Governance to Strengthen Role of Tenured, Tenure-Track Faculty."

July 9, 2007
A faculty member tries to organize a fund for adjuncts with health-care costs, and ends up out of a job.
June 27, 2007
New research identifies the types of institutions most likely to employ part-time professors.

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