Careers- Sad Female Adjunct

First Person

How to Be an Adjunct (and Also a Cliché)

A part-timer comes to realize that she is neither incompetent nor insane.

Vitae: Adjunctsploitation
in the Spotlight

AAUP - Salary Survey, 2013+14

Stuck in the Middle

Interactive: Introducing Chronicle Data: Use a new interactive tool to search and sort comprehensive information, going back more than a decade, about faculty and staff salaries at thousands of institutions.

In the Forums

Bang Your Head on Your Desk
Professors share their moments of teaching despair.

Job-Market Check-In Thread
Talk about how your search is progressing.

Into the Black
An online support thread for academics trying to dig themselves out of debt.

Where the Ph.D.'s Go

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