At Iowa State
Inside Iowa State published an article concerning the ISU Chapter of the AAUP earlier this year. At the February 22 meeting, the organization discussed impending budget issues and the possibility of program and faculty position dissolution.
This year, The Chronicle of Higher Education touched on an issue that many of us have witnessed within our own departments: the availability of tenured positions is decreasing, while part time or temporary positions are increasing. Professor Peter Conn of the University of Pennsylvania discusses this trend, and what it means for the future of academic instruction.
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