U. of Scranton Faculty Fights Effort to Yank Department Chairs From Its Ranks

Courtesy Michael D. Friedman

Michael D. Friedman, a professor of English who is the faculty union's chairman, says the administration's plan "is completely against the traditional understanding of how things happen at the university."
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The University of Scranton and its faculty are at loggerheads over the administration's plan to take over the selection of academic-department heads and give people in those positions too much supervisory power to remain eligible for union...

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