Pioneer in the research university model wants to shrink graduate enrollment (but offer much better stipends to those who are admitted), to favor junior faculty for tenure-track openings. Grad students object.
A black female professor says she has been repeatedly investigated by her college for talking about race in ways that offended some white students.
The recent firing of an adjunct professor of political science from Chaffey College shows just how "at will" part-time faculty members' employment really is.
A year after a university was accused of being tragically slow in responding to harassment concerns about a professor, it is now accused overreacting to questionable concerns about another professor.
Eastern Mennonite U. -- in a move that is highly unusual for members of a Christian college group -- will reconsider its ban on employing faculty members in same-sex relationships.
New study shows employment of part-time faculty doesn't impact student success positively or negatively at community colleges, while institution size and location do.
Debate at U. of Chicago raises question: Are graduate students who are breastfeeding mothers entitled to a private place to pump?
MLA's annual jobs report shows dips in hiring for both English and foreign languages.
Do male professors need and seek out attention from their female students? A popular feminist blogger thinks so, as do many of her Twitter followers.
Several professors recently have come under fire for communications with students they intended to remain private. But little is private in the Internet age, experts say.
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