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
- Still a Seawolf: Stony Brook's Dean of Students, Even in Retirement
- Linguist Guides Transition of American Indian Studies at U. of Arizona
Elsewhere in The Chronicle
A doctoral program proposed at Georgetown University includes preparation for nonacademic careers. But critics say it would cheapen the degree.
- What’s Next in the Steven Salaita Dispute?
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.
Six key lessons to help master's and doctoral students thrive in their first year.
What to expect when you’re asked to write an external letter of recommendation, or when you’re the subject of one.
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- Public, Private, or Hybrid?
- Now I'm a Needy Author
- Once in a Lifetime
- When Your Graduate Students Have Babies
- My First Faculty Summer
- Everything I Know I Learned in Prison
- 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
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