Department chairs

How two institutions diversified their faculties without spending big or setting hard targets

Boston College and UC Riverside share how they quickly hired more faculty members from underrepresented minority groups, without relying on hard numerical targets or costly initiatives.

Outrage over position that would pay a Ph.D. $28,000 for what many see as a full workload

University of Illinois-Chicago ad for language program director draws outcry.

Study questions whether elite college courses are of higher quality than others

Study's preliminary findings suggest that teaching quality and academic rigor are not necessarily stronger at prestigious institutions.

Princeton grad student takes on the humanities crisis from a decidedly gendered perspective

Everyone seems to have a theory as to why humanities majors are disappearing. One doctoral student thinks the trend is due to women's widening career paths. His notion is gaining traction.

Temple University faces scrutiny over rejection of African-American studies department's choice as chair

Temple was the first institution to offer a doctorate in African-American studies and has seen heated debates over the discipline's direction. The rejection of the department's choice as chair has set off a new controversy.

Women in Education Leadership Summit

Mon, 06/18/2018 to Fri, 06/22/2018


169-179 Thomas St Novotel Sydney Central
Sydney , New South Wales 2000

Learning Summit - Houston

Fri, 04/20/2018 to Sat, 04/21/2018


Houston , Texas
United States

Innovations 2018

Sun, 03/18/2018 to Wed, 03/21/2018


National Harbor , Maryland
United States

14th Annual Summer Session on Contemplative Learning in Higher Education

Sun, 08/05/2018 to Fri, 08/10/2018


Smith College
Northampton , Massachusetts
United States


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