Faculty

Faculty discuss their quick transition to online instruction

The University of Washington was one of the first U.S. institutions to move online amid the pandemic. Here's how faculty say the transition is going.

The rise of the remote Ph.D. defense

Section: 

Ph.D. students defending their dissertations must do so remotely right now. Could videoconference defenses become the new normal?

Working from home during COVID-19 proves challenging for faculty members

Remote work is proving difficult for many professors, given the circumstances and despite some early predictions to the contrary. What institutions are doing and can start doing to ease the pressure.

How institutions are approaching scientific research during COVID-19

Section: 

How institutions are approaching scientific research during COVID-19, and what they still need to know.

Suddenly trying to teach humanities courses online?

Suddenly trying to teach humanities courses online? Mind your presence, ask good questions and manage expectations, experts say.

Johns Hopkins finally getting universitywide tenure committee

Section: 

Johns Hopkins is finally getting a universitywide tenure committee, but some worry it will hurt the process, not strengthen it.

Some students do feel political pressure from their professors, but few change their views

Some students do feel political pressure from their professors, but few change their views.

University of California, Santa Cruz, fires striking TAs

Section: 

Graduate workers' union says 82 students won't get spring teaching appointments over ongoing strike.

Study: Student evaluations of teaching are deeply flawed

New study says student evaluations of teaching are still deeply flawed measures of teaching effectiveness, even when we assume they are unbiased and reliable.

Purdue looks to adopt civics knowledge as undergraduate requirement

Purdue's Mitch Daniels thinks civics knowledge should be a graduation requirement. Many faculty members agree.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Faculty
Back to Top