June 17, 2013
Faculty Culture Is Fractured
As collaborations go global, professors are looking to rejuvenate the faculty club and connections on campus
Lance Rosenfield/Prime for The Chronicle
College Park, Md.
Juan Uriagereka spent most of spring break hunched over a table in his living room here, working with one of his closest collaborators, a linguist from Japan's Yokohama National University.
The two scholars have been publishing together for a decade but hadn't met in person in a year. Their weeklong meeting at the University of Maryland here, where Mr. Uriagereka is a linguistics professor and an associate provost, was a rare occasion to work face to face