Better Contracts for Full-Time Adjuncts

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Most union pacts have little detail on the growing contingent of non-tenure-track professors, but that is starting to change.

The Seniority Pay Cut

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Colleges consider how to end salary compression and inversion – and whether it’s time to spend more on keeping faculty talent than getting new faculty talent.

Faculty Salaries and Priorities

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AAUP points to gaps in pay for professors and presidents, and sees decline against inflation, but method of calculating total increase is questioned.

Why a President Turns Down a Bonus

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Decision by leader at Louisville raises question of whether such moves are meaningful gestures or just symbolism.

Canada Tops U.S. in Faculty Salaries, Report Finds

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Research center starts new project to compare academic salaries in 15 countries. For senior professors, Saudi Arabia leads by far.

Taking One (Percent) for the Team

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Under faculty-generated proposal, Brandeis professors could volunteer to give up 1 percent of their salaries next year with aim of saving staff jobs.

Faculty Pay 'by Applause Meter'

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It's not like professors to think that they are so well compensated that it's not worth hoping for a $10,000 bonus. But out of more than 2,000 faculty members at Texas A&M University's main campus, only about 300 have agreed to vie for a bonus being offered for their teaching -- and all they would need to do is have a survey distributed to their students.

One Too Many

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As the University of Florida struggles with budget cuts, a professor is challenging a decision to increase her teaching load to three courses a year.

Tightening Picture for Faculty Pay

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Survey finds median increase at four-year institutions of 3.7%, down from 4.0%, with publics losing ground. But new data don’t reflect recent cuts and furloughs. Disciplinary gaps remain significant.

$4 Million Verdict Against Penn Upheld

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State appeals court backs ruling that university dissed professor who operated successful dental clinic -- and excoriates Penn for lawyers' behavior.


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