TIAA-CREF survey reveals adjunct faculty members' concerns about having enough savings to retire. Experts say the situation for most adjuncts is even more dire.
Retirement Trends and Projections
Higher ed employees plan to retire later than other Americans, but a survey suggests they do more financial planning for that eventuality.
With many professors balking at giving up their intellectual homes, some institutions create emeritus colleges.
A change in the way the state calculates future pension payments for those in public universities prompted many to retire before July 2, months and years before they planned to do so.