As Their Roles Change, Some Librarians Lose Faculty Status

Andrew Shurtleff for The Chronicle

Barbara Selby, a manager of research and information services at the U. of Virginia Library, says many people there didn't understand why the recent change in their status was necessary.
March 18, 2013

Librarians on many campuses have long been considered faculty, but some institutions are now reclassifying the position as a staff job as they reassess the role of their research libraries more broadly.

The move to take faculty and tenure status away…

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