Threats Against Faculty

Threats Against Faculty
Jul 06, 2020
City University of New York laid off 2,800 adjunct professors and part-time staff members last week. The union representing the employees responded by suing the university system.

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July 6, 2020

City University of New York laid off 2,800 adjunct professors and part-time staff members last week. The union representing the employees responded by suing the university system.

July 19, 2019

The disagreement over scholarly debate about gender identity rages on.

May 1, 2019

Sociologist at the Connecticut liberal arts college who studies whiteness is again in trouble for his comments about race, but his college has his back -- more than it did in 2017. He blames this wave of backlash on an ongoing fight over club dedicated to preserving the Western tradition.

April 9, 2019

Henry Reichman discusses his new book on the future of academic freedom, in which he argues that that future "is up to us."

December 18, 2018

Professor at UC Irvine takes to Twitter to demand action on her complaint against a fellow instructor, whom she views as a harasser.

April 24, 2018

Randa Jarrar's case at Cal State Fresno has attracted national attention, much of it arguably undue. Will she be punished? It's hard to say, given academe's unpredictable track record on discipline for faculty social media snafus.

March 16, 2018

Cal State Northridge professor says she hasn't returned to the classroom after an online threat because the university hasn't made her feel safe.

December 8, 2017

What can a crowdsourced survey of sexual harassment in academe tell us about the problem?

October 27, 2017

Recalling a case at Oberlin College, Rutgers investigates a professor for anti-Semitic Facebook comments he says he can't be sure he made.

October 19, 2017

Professors at Purdue accuse President Mitch Daniels of deflecting attention away from his “inaction” on white supremacy on campus by smearing a professor’s reputation.

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