A compensation review conducted by the University of West Florida's College of Education and Professional Studies confirmed that average adjunct
faculty pay had not increased in more than four years.
say that opposition contradicts the colleges affiliation with the United Church of Christ, which is guided by "core values of open engagement and social justice.
Shortage of Accounting Faculty and Requirements to Obtain an Adjunct
faculty, while experts in their subject, often have no teaching experience.
The coaching skills you demonstrate and knowledge of current student issues will make you a stronger candidate for future adjunct
Louis University to bring attention to the low pay of adjunct
professors, according to a Sept.
A Georgetown adjunct
in one class can be making $10,000.
Faculty Association has been actively organizing at several other campuses around the city of Pittsburgh including Robert Morris University, where an election is scheduled in March, and at Point Park University, where they are currently in contract negotiations.
In a follow-up national study of community college developmental programs, Gerlaugh, Thompson, Boylan, and Davis (2007) found "a minor trend toward reducing the percentage of adjunct
or part-time faculty used to teach developmental education courses" (p.
faculty frequently have little advance notice about their assigned course(s), they may be inadequately prepared to teach the content (Thompson, 2003).
Last month, adjuncts
at Tufts became the latest to join the 2.
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