Vitae: Adjunctsploitation in the Spotlight
Democrats on a House of Representatives committee collected adjuncts’ stories for a report on the working conditions of contingent faculty.
- Q&A: The Congressman Who Wants to Make Adjunct Labor an Issue
- A Congressman Asks for Adjuncts' Stories, and Responses Pour In
In the Forums
Where the Ph.D.'s Go
The Council of Graduate Schools should focus on questions like "Who are the stakeholders who need to be won over?," writes L. Maren Wood.
- 3 Things I've Learned About Ph.D. Students and Placement
Campus leaders’ pets help them project their image. This quiz measures how well you can guess which dog belongs to which president.
- Presidents' Dogs Leave Big Paw Prints All Over Campus
- For NYU Students, a Hug and a Lick
Elsewhere in The Chronicle
A new world of research is dawning six months after an uproar over an experiment in which the social-media company and academic researchers were accused of manipulating...
- How Small Changes Are Improving Gender Balance at One Business School
AAUP - Salary Survey, 2013+14
Associate professors see their earning power drop compared with that of their peers, according to more than a decade of salary data.
Interactive: Explore an interactive database on faculty salaries in 2013-14, from a national survey conducted by the American Association of University Professors.
Bitter rhetoric about contingent faculty members leads to impractical demands and unrealistic expectations.
What you need to know about the conference interview.
- Help! My Boss Is a Control Freak
- Educating Minds Online
- Simplify the Application Process
- What's a 'Work for Hire' and Why Should You Care?
- Digital Natives Like a Good Lecture, Too
- Don't Fear Fund Raising, Part 4
- The Dissertation: Then, Now, and What Next?
- How to Be a Dean
- Dignity in Retirement Is Not Too Much to Ask
- Different Rules Doesn't Mean No Rules
- Teachers Who Seem Busier Than They Are
- The Habits of Highly Productive Writers
- Finishing a Humanities Dissertation in Six Years (or Less)
- No Longer 'Falling Off the Cliff'
- Risk Managing or Risk Averse?
- Is Practice Overrated?
- Confessions of a Young, Prolific Academic
- Losing My Career to Illness
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