NYU Adjuncts Would Get Better Pay and Benefits Under Proposed Contract

About 2,300 part-time instructors at New York University would receive pay raises, and, for the first time, health benefits, pension contributions, and some job security under their proposed first contract with the university.

Details of the contract, which was approved by negotiators for the university and the adjunct instructors' union last month, were made public recently. Union leaders have scheduled informational meetings about the contract and have urged members to ratify the