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Community College Professor Partners on Campus Bullying Research

New research on bullying at work on campus was conducted by Leah P. Hollis, president and lead consultant at diversity training and consulting group Patricia Berkly LLC with help from Clara Wajngurt, a professor of mathematics and computer science at Queensborough Community College, City University of New York.

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In France, Seasonal Workers With a Ph.D.

The use of adjuncts — part-time faculty who have little possibility of tenure or permanent employment — is increasingly common in U.S. colleges and universities.

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U of Texas Regents To Review Policies On Inappropriate Relationships

The University of Texas System will review policies regarding inappropriate relationships between employees and students at all 15 campuses in the system, officials said Sunday.

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Nursing Schools Reinventing Recruitment

Attracting faculty amidst the nation’s nursing shortage

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FAU Takes Heat For Professor's Sandy Hook Comments

Many call for James Tracy's firing, but perhaps he should just be ignored

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Hundreds Of State University Faculty Turn Out For Protest Over Contract Dispute

State university faculty came by the busloads from all four corners of the state to protest the stalled talks that have left them working without a contract for more than a year and a half.

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University Of Michigan Faculty Beat: Retaining And Wooing Stars Requires Constant Vigilance

Losing star faculty is a blow to the gut, and most universities will go far to keep their favorite teachers and researchers.

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The Plight of Part-Time Faculty

What shapes the perspective of these faculty—and what supports they need

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The Plight of Part-Time Faculty

What shapes the perspective of these faculty—and what supports they need

Part-time faculty play a vital role in university life. They teach large intro courses and classes; they are more likely to teach evening classes, which provides flexibility in course scheduling and attracts students who work during the day; and they accept last-minute teaching assignments when campuses add new class sections due to high student demand.

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