January 7, 2011
At DePaul U., Worries About Tenure Turmoil's Effect on Hiring
As search committees do their work to fill tenure-track positions at DePaul University for the fall, they'll be hiring against the backdrop of the recent failed tenure bids of a cluster of minority scholars there.
Those controversial tenure denials, in a year when every white candidate succeeded, could hamper the university's efforts to attract and retain minority professors, faculty diversity experts say.
"This is the kind of situation that would at
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