Philip Guo says that the nature of academic work is different from other models, and requires new professors to learn to say no.
Professors at two South Texas institutions support the creation of a new, combined university, but see recent actions raising questions about job security and faculty roles.
Changing jobs can stress out a professor. Cathy Day has done it four times, and offers advice on adjusting to a new college.
At liberal arts institutions, writes Alan Hughes, teaching and community are crucial to your tenure bid.
When it comes to earning tenure, you need to forget all the fights about who is responsible for higher education's problems and focus on one simple piece of advice, writes Chuck Rybak.
Terminated tenure-track faculty members at Upper Iowa University say they were punished for voicing their concerns about proposed curricular changes.
AAUP censures Northeastern Illinois for alleged violation of former professor's academic freedom in tenure denial. Draft of new policy questions ties to Confucius Institutes.
Kentucky Supreme Court rulings strengthen the rights of faculty members at religious institutions.
Former University of Pennsylvania history professor asserts in a lawsuit that she was denied tenure because she took time off to care for her children.
Medical faculty at U. Texas campus oppose uptick in presidential tenure renewal 'vetoes.'
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