Tests of Faith

Wheaton of Illinois faces scrutiny for firing professor who became Catholic; Oklahoma Christian U. may fire those who divorce.

Divinely Inspired Bias?

Legal experts say U. of Charleston job requirements for "In God We Trust" chair suggest violation of Civil Rights Act.

Charleston Ends Illegal Job Requirement

West Virginia institution says it erred in requiring applicants for endowed chair to believe in God.

Federal Inquiry on Women in Science

Education Department plans review of whether colleges' treatment of female students and faculty members violates Title IX.

The Gen X Professor

The new cohort of scholars is not just younger and more diverse -- new research suggests a values gap colleges need to address.

Explaining the Gender Gap in Pay

Biases beyond sex may be important factors for why female professors earn less, new study suggests.

Preparing for the Future Faculty

Hiring well in face of retirements and growing enrollments requires strategic planning and campus collaboration.

The Evolving (Eroding?) Faculty Job

2 leading scholars of the professoriate release book outlining just how dramatically academic work is changing.

If There's a Will

If departments want black science, math and engineering students to become faculty members, they should have mentors who want close relationships with them, according to a recent study from the University of California at Berkeley.

Unfair Dismissals Found

Reviews by AAUP question treatment of professors at Greenville College and New Mexico Highlands University.


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