Leadership & Governance April 22, 2016
Faculty leaders at Hope College say President John C. Knapp’s decision to ask his provost to resign caused friction with the Board of Trustees. Such disputes over personnel decisions often signal broader tensions.
The Conversation March 31, 2014
The long odds of financial success facing Ph.D.'s in the humanities don't deter everyone. Timothy Larsen considers how to respond.
ProfHacker December 17, 2013
ProfHacker hosts an open letter in defense of Rebecca Schuman, an adjunct instructor and freelance writer who published a provocative article on Slate last week and has received an overwhelming amount of hostile criticism from academics, some even extending to threats to have her removed from her current position.
Graduate Students July 08, 2013
The university is asking graduate students who receive dissertation fellowships to sign an agreement not to take outside work, so that they finish in six years.