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Business School Offers Case Study for Tenure Debate

Texas Tech U.

James Wetherbe is suing Texas Tech over the right to reject tenure without harming his academic career.
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Nearly 40 years have passed since James C. Wetherbe worked his way through graduate school by maintaining campus computer systems. Yet some of what he heard from tenured professors back then remains stuck in his craw.

He recalls having the exchanges...

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