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Scientist’s Death Ends Her Unique Research

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is shutting down a prominent laboratory after the death of the high-profile scientist who oversaw the research.

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Faculty Senate Feud With Southern U At New Orleans Chancellor Heats Up

Ratcheting up its feud with Chancellor Victor Ukpolo, SUNO's Faculty Senate is demanding that Southern University System President Ronald Mason Jr. remove Ukpolo by the end of the semester.

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Miami Dade College Maintenance Worker Discovers Professor’s Body In Bathroom

A maintenance man making his morning rounds came across a dead professor in the bathroom at Miami Dade College, police said Tuesday.

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Cal State Faculty Begin Voting On Strike Authorization

A yes vote could result in two-day rolling strikes at the 23 campuses, most likely in the fall, union officials say. Negotiations broke down after 22 months.

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Grand Rapids CC Unveils Details Of Tentative Contract Agreement With Faculty

Grand Rapids Community College announced today that it has reached a tentative contract agreement with its faculty association.

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California State U Faculty Members Set To Vote On Strike

Faculty members at all 23 California State University campuses will begin voting Monday on whether they should strike if they are unable to come to a contract agreement with the university system.

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Reports Shows U Of Missouri Lacking In Tenure, Salaries

Perhaps most striking is the table that shows 33 percent of MU faculty members are tenured or on the tenure track.

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Professors Group: Don't Blame Faculty Salaries For Tuition Hikes

Faculty salaries haven’t kept up with inflation over the years and are not to blame for rising tuition across the country, according to a study released by the American Association of University Professors.

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Business, Dentistry Faculty Highest Paid At U Of Iowa

The competition among research universities for top faculty is always tough no matter the department, but recruiting professors in fields that also offer high-paying jobs in the private industry can be doubly challenging, say officials at the University of Iowa.

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Faculty Gives Yale a Dose of Dissent Over Singapore

Yale announced a year ago that it was creating the “first new college to bear the Yale name in 300 years” at the National University of Singapore, and last week, after reviewing 2,500 applications, it sent out the first handful of faculty job offers for Yale-N.U.S. College.

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