CFA commented recently on excessive secrecy surrounding the ongoing Presidential search – the kind of secrecy that brought us Michael Hogan the last time around. Secrecy comes naturally to the administration at this […]
Dear Alma – That was big news last week about the non-tenure-track (NTT) faculty filing cards! What’s up now? Are we a union yet? Impatient! Dear Impatient, Yes, that was […]
Dear Alma, The lecturers and research assistant professors in my department seem unusually happy this week. Is something special going on? Signed, Auda DeLoop Dear Auda, Indeed — something is […]
Kristina Riedel and Shawn Gilmore Making History, May 14, 2014, Springfield Il.
A careful analysis of the raises in the faculty union contract at UIC shows that our colleagues in Chicago will make solid gains to their base salary: 6.75% over the […]
Who decides what academic freedom means for non-tenure-track faculty? What options do non-tenure-track faculty have when they are evaluated on criteria other than their job performance? According to the Statutes […]