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 the MSNBC talk-show host returns to Wake Forest University, she will bring along her center to study gender, race, and politics.
- Past Attorney General to Lead Law School
- Scholar Who Walked Through Southern Africa to Collect Tales Retires
Elsewhere in The Chronicle
Many scholars doubt two booksellers’ claim that their copy of a 1580 volume has annotations in the Bard’s own hand.
- Colleges Back Away From Using Tests to Assess Student Learning
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.
Don’t punish job candidates who have earned their Ph.D.’s quickly without amassing publications.
They’re often a colossal waste of time. So how do we make them useful?
- Can I Retire Without Being a Fossil?
- My First Year of Teaching
- The Lonely Decision
- Did We All Read the Same Manuscript?
- ‘What’s Next for You?’
- Don't Fear Fund Raising, Part 1
- The Faculty Treadmill
- The Dangers of Victimizing Ph.D.'s
- How to Tell Your Adviser
- Terminal Associate Professors, Past and Present
- The Lack of Public Intellectuals at Community Colleges
- One Size Doesn’t Fit All in Open Access
- New Rules!
- Faculty Members Are Not Cashiers
- More Than One Possible Future
- My Boss Is Ungrammatical
- Getting Beyond Brain Games
- 'Tension City' and the Campus Interview
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