Latest Tenure Stories

2010-12-14 11:33:00

NJEA Officials Show No Limits Regarding Teacher Tenure in James O'Keefe's Latest Video TRENTON, N.J., Dec.

2010-11-03 00:47:00

This year's Salary Survey saw drops in salaries across the board with almost every speciality suffering a setback, some with dips as large as $20,000 (ecology) and $28,000 (virology).

2010-06-01 07:00:00

NEW YORK, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The majority of employers and recruiters (52%) anticipate hiring more career professionals in the second half of 2010 than they did in the first half of the year, according to a new survey by Dice Holdings, Inc.

2009-11-14 07:41:25

Women in the sciences must often choose between family and academic careers, according to a new report authored by researchers at the Berkeley Center on Health, Economic & Family Security (Berkeley CHEFS) at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law.

2009-06-02 11:21:41

Although women are still underrepresented in the applicant pool for faculty positions in math, science, and engineering at major research universities, those who do apply are interviewed and hired at rates equal to or higher than those for men, says a new report from the National Research Council.

2008-09-28 12:00:15

For years, I have reported on many cases of college and university administrators infected with "political correctness," punishing students and faculty members as if there were a constitutional right not to be offended. I have now found the most outrageous case of all.

2008-09-25 21:00:29

By Janette Williams PASADENA - Art Center College of Design President Richard Koshalek's nine-year tenure with the world-renowned school ended Wednesday.

2008-09-13 03:00:25

By Kalis, Michelle M Kirschenbaum, Harold L Objectives. To determine recognition given for outstanding teaching, service, and scholarship at US colleges and schools of pharmacy, the types of awards given, and the process used to select the recipients. Methods.

2008-09-12 21:00:23

By ISOLDE RAFTERY Robert Bates, the recently retired Washington State University provost, has his work cut out. With four others at WSU, Bates will manage a $3.69 million National Science Foundation grant to increase the numbers of female faculty in science departments.

2008-08-30 09:00:55

By Gundersen, David E Capozzoli, Ernest A; Rajamma, Rajasree K ABSTRACT. The authors analyzed the reactions of various academic- level respondent groups to 14 short scenarios reflecting ethical dilemmas in higher education and research.

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