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Part-time faculty in American higher education

by David W. Leslie

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Published by Praeger in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • College teachers, Part-time -- United States.,
    • College teachers, Part-time -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 146-151.

      StatementDavid W. Leslie, Samuel E. Kellams, G. Manny Gunne.
      ContributionsKellams, Samuel E., Gunne, G. Manny.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2335.35 .L47 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 151 p. ;
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4267758M
      ISBN 10003058986X
      LC Control Number81013773

        T he issues of justice surrounding adjunct employment in higher education affect not only adjuncts themselves but also other contingent faculty members who are . In short, the unionization of adjunct faculty is among the most important recent developments shaping higher education. The increasing reliance on low-paid, part-time instructors has eroded the.

      Part-Time Faculty Melony Caulder She received her B.A. in Speech and Theatre with a minor in Telecommunications from Fayetteville State University in May , an M.F.A in Performance and Acting with a Certificate in African American Theatre from the University of Louisville in May , and an in Adult and Continuing Education from. Professors in the Gig Economy is the first book to address the causes, processes, and outcomes of these efforts. Kim Tolley brings together scholars of education, labor history, economics, religious studies, and law, all of whom have been involved with unionization at public and private colleges and universities.

        Location: Chamberlain College Of Nursing - New Orleans, Louisiana United States Opportunity at a Glance. You've been preparing for this moment your whole life, dedicating yourself to become an expert with the knowledge and skills to help, to heal, to Work Location: LA. HIGHER EDUCATION The Book of the States Faculty salaries, like much of American higher education itself, are widely differentiated according to several factors. The most significant sources of variation are institutional type (including both the level of degree offered and institutional affiliation) and academic rank. Two other File Size: KB.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leslie, David W. Part-time faculty in American higher education. New York, N.Y.: Praeger, (OCoLC) Figures provided by the National Center for Education Statistics indi­cate that part-time faculty members now comprise 32 percent of the total teaching force in higher education.

3 Between the years andthe rate of faculty growth was 50 percent for part-time staff and 9 percent for full-time staff. Part-time faculty in colleges and universities. [American Association for Higher Education.;] / Howard P. Tuckman and Barbara H. Tuckman --The legal position of part-time faculty / John Andes --Faculty development for part-timers / Richard Bagwell and Ione Elioff.

A review of faculty-related court decisions in the areas of status, compensation, and unit determination points out legal rights of part-time and full-time faculty in higher education.

These rights have been tested and defined by many court cases. Litigation has occurred about the difference between part-time and full-time faculty.

In regard to status, basic to the property contract rights of. Hibel: Dr. Cain, you have a Bachelor's degree in history and a Master's and Doctorate in higher education.

1 Would you explain how these two areas of interest merged to lead you where you are today in your research and teaching. Cain: I considered applying to doctoral programs in history while I was an undergraduate but came to realize that I was not ready. Drawing from a national survey of community colleges, this book documents trends in the employment and integration of part-time faculty in American community colleges.

Chapter 1, "Focusing on the Problems: Part-Time Faculty in American Community Colleges," describes the economic, technological, and demographic imperatives generating the Cited by: The Faculty Factor offers policy recommendations to ensure the American higher education system remains a leader in the global economy.

One such proposal in The Faculty Factor to lessen the number of part-time and non-tenure track hires is to mandate the end of tenure at age This proposal recognizes that a central factor promoting the. implications of such a high level of satisfaction with part-time faculty when other data is considered (pp.

99, ). In a new book published just prior to this study, its author, who works as a consultant about part-time faculty issues to educational institutions, shared some best practices she hasFile Size: 36KB.

Leslie, David W. is the author of 'Part-Time Faculty in American Higher Education', published under ISBN and ISBN X. KEVIN PACE Alexandria, Va., Ap To the Editor: In a country of haves and have-nots, higher education has become a tale of two tiers. American Higher Education in Transition by Ronald G.

Ehrenberg. Published in vol issue 1, pages of Journal of Economic Perspectives, WinterAbstract: American higher education is in transition along many dimensions: tuition levels, faculty composition, expenditure allocation, pe.

higher-level classes and part-time faculty tend to teach introductory courses. Bettinger & Long (in press) found that students are more likely to major in a subject if the course instructor is older. Since full-time faculty tend to be older than part-time faculty, student enrollment patterns are affected.

Eagan and Jae-File Size: KB. You asked (1) what standards higher education accreditation agencies use in reviewing colleges ' use of part-time faculty, (2) for the ratios of full- to part-time faculty at Connecticut public college and university peer institutions, and (3) what effect distance learning has on full- to part-time faculty ratios.

SUMMARY. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges ' Commission on. But times and economics have changed and this contingent force has become the majority of faculty in American higher education. One result of this shift is a new push to unionize adjunct professors for better pay, benefits and working conditions.

"The Adjunct Underclass is a heartbreaking indictment of American higher education. In the book's epilogue, 'Life in Exile,' Mr. Childress reflects on his inability to find a permanent faculty position [He] keenly regrets his failure, but he shouldn't. Failure has freed him to write truthfully about an injustice few others even see.".

Part-Time Faculty Manual Revised 11/ PREFACE Samford University values the part-time faculty members whose contributions make it possible for students to have high quality instruction in many specialized areas, as well as in some basic general education courses and our Evening College.

Leah P. Hollis EdD is part time faculty in School of Advanced Studies at University of Phoenix. Her recent book, Bully in the Ivory Tower: How Aggression and Incivility Erode American Higher Education is based on independent research on colleges and universities.

The posting below gives a nice summary of the history of American higher education and a look at what might be happening in the coming decades.

It is from the section, Summary and Trends in the book, The Shaping of American Higher Education: Emergence and Growth of the Contemporary System, second edition by Arthur M.

Cohen, with Carrie B. Kisker. The Faculty Factor proposes that higher education has entered a its “third paradigm” since the post-World War II enrollment boom, after the faculty’s rise to influence in the modern “multiversity,” and increasing market pressures on higher education, respectively.

This new era, the book argues, is one of “reconstitution,” in which. A recently published book, “Professors in the Gig Economy: Unionizing Adjunct Faculty in America,” examined 35 collective bargaining agreements.

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