Tenure

Louisville lawsuit raises concerns familiar to those on tenure track

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If a department encourages a junior professor to teach more than is the norm, and take on more advisees than normal, is it fair to deny her tenure because she hasn't published enough? And why do so many people know someone with this story?

Newly Tenured ... at Lyon, Southern Illinois, Texas A

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The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities:

Amid budget cuts, North Dakota University System considers tenure policy change

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University system’s plan to curtail notice for tenured professors dismissed for financial reasons from a year to 90 days provokes faculty concerns.

Study finds women don't get same credit men do for co-authored papers

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Study of economics faculty members finds that men get credit where women do not.

MIT professors push data-based model they say is more predictive of academic's future success than traditional tenure review methods

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MIT management professors push data-based model they say is more predictive of an academic's future research success than traditional methods of peer review in tenure.

Wisconsin governor and university system president anger professors with comments on tenure

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System president's email criticizing tenure expectations and comparing professors to railroad brakemen adds to faculty frustration in Wisconsin. But the governor likes the email.

President wins an award for cutting tenured faculty jobs

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Carolyn Stefanco, president of the College of Saint Rose, cut 23 faculty positions and 12 academic programs. She won a prize for her efforts.

Colleges award tenure

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The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities:

Bowdoin College

  • Margaret Boyle, romance languages and literatures
  • Judith Casselberry, Africana studies
  • Crystal Hall, digital and computational studies
  • David Hecht, history
  • Abigail Killeen, theater and dance
  • Jeffrey Selinger, government and legal studies
  • Yao Tang, economics

Cabrini College

Michigan faculty union says tenure denials breach contracts

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A small Michigan university is citing declining enrollment in tenure denials, and faculty members allege the approach violates their contract.

Colleges need better way to judge performance of professors in professional fields (essay)

We need to find better ways to evaluate faculty members in professional disciplines for tenure and promotion -- a sort of "professional analytics," Michael Bugeja argues.

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