An American Association of University Professors investigation faults two Louisiana universities for using the discontinuance of programs to arbitrarily lay off tenured professors.
Faculty salaries lag inflation, new report from AAUP finds. Gains are larger at private than at public institutions.
Collective bargaining is on the rise for faculty members. As union leaders and campus administrators gather at conference, they agree that state cuts have been devastating, but on little else.
A Washington Post op-ed says professors don't work hard enough -- and leaves many academics furious, and wondering why they are seen as such easy targets.
Philosophers were upset when The New York Times did not publish an obituary of Ruth Barcan Marcus, a preeminent philosopher. Her colleagues organized -- and won the honor for her.
Two former Arizona State University professors say that the university violated copyright laws by using their online course material without permission.
Post-tenure reviews in the University of Texas System now have more teeth. There and at other colleges, defining the process can be challenging.
A new national commission will set accrediting standards for schools of education, with the hope of producing better, more well-rounded teachers.
Research universities must replace half their STEM professors every 11 years, according to a new study.
Iowa professor's critique of small town life in his adopted state reflects tensions many faculty members overcome as they take jobs in places they never imagined would be home.
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