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
When Edward B. Burger was named the new leader of Southwestern University last year, it struck many as an unconventional choice.
- Former U.S. Attorney, Famously Fired, Joins Small Illinois College
- Longtime Planetarium Director Reflects on a Career Spent Under the Stars
Elsewhere in The Chronicle
Many don’t have jobs, live with their parents, and pay too little attention to the news, a new book finds. Colleges must shoulder their share of the blame.
- Do Americans Expect Too Much From a College Degree?
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.
In graduate school, she had no money but loads of unrestricted time. Now she’s got a bit more money but a lot less time.
How to become a better teacher, even in the toughest of circumstances.
- How Students Learn From Games
- Don't Speak Out: The Message of the Salaita Affair
- Too Many Poor Leaders
- Jumping Ship From a Dismal Department
- Degrees for Sale
- Trigger Warnings Scare Students When They Should Be Gently Guided
- Know the Vital Players in Your Career: You
- Tenure and the End of the Three-Ring Binder
- Why I'm Cutting Back My Teaching
- When a Student Commits Suicide
- Disability Parenting in Academe
- Things You Should Know Before Publishing a Book
- Changing the Ph.D.: a Tilt Toward Teaching
- Inspector Bucket's Plan for Student Recruitment
- Being Nehru for 2 Days
- Should Colleges Help Undocumented Students?
- Money, Mission Creep, and Other Nagging Problems
- A 21st-Century Attendance Policy
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