Faculty

Women's journal submission rates continue to fall

Women's journal submission rates fell as their caring responsibilities jumped due to COVID-19. Without meaningful interventions, the trend is likely to continue.

UNC Chapel Hill sends students home and turns to remote instruction

They came. They saw. They clustered. Now, a week after starting classes at UNC Chapel Hill, undergraduates are being sent home as coronavirus spreads on campus.

Fighting university reopening plans in court

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North Carolina public university employees hope a lawsuit will make their governing board take seriously their coronavirus concerns.

Faculty parents are once again being asked to perform a miracle

Faculty parents are once again being asked to perform a miracle: Get their students and their own kids through the semester in one piece. Does it have to be this way?

Music theory journal criticized for symposium on supposed white supremacist theorist

A 20-minute plenary talk boils over into music theory's biggest imbroglio in years. Allegations of anti-Black bias and anti-Semitism fly.

Apparent death hoax rocks Science Twitter

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Scholars mourned the COVID-19-related death of a scientist who said she’d been forced to teach during the pandemic. Then they realized she probably wasn’t real.

Political science professor disciplined for refusing diversity training

Political science professor at Converse College says he's facing termination for refusing to complete two diversity and antibias training modules.

San Diego State faculty committee considers proposal to strip professors' emeritus status

San Diego State considers a policy on revoking emeritus status when retired professors hurt the university's reputation.

Study: Concept of faculty fit in hiring is vague and potentially detrimental to diversity efforts

Study finds the concept of faculty fit in hiring is vague and potentially detrimental to diversity efforts.

Faculty concerns about the fall are mounting

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Professors across institutions increasingly wave red flags about the private and public health implications of default face-to-face instruction come fall, along with a lack of shared decision making in staffing and teaching decisions.

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