What's in a Title? Adjuncts by Another Name May Face the Same Realities

Josh Anderson for The Chronicle

During his nearly 20 years at Middle Tennessee State U., Warren Tormey has been called an adjunct, an assistant professor, and a lecturer.
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If you are paid like an adjunct, work the hours of an adjunct, and get the limited benefits of an adjunct, then you’re an adjunct, right?

Would it make a difference if that job came with a fancier or more-prestigious title? Would it matter if...

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