ERIC Number: EJ265916
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Beyond Traditional Tenure--Extended Probationary Periods and Suspension of "Up-or-Out" Rule.
Chait, Richard P.; Ford, Andrew T.
Change, v14 n5 p44-54 Jul-Aug 1982
Possible administrative policies to defer the tenure decision and slow the addition of tenured faculty are examined, including extended probationary periods, suspension or abolition of the "up-or-out" rule, term contracts, and change in tenure quotas. Examples of current use, strengths and weaknesses of alternatives, and opinions within the profession are discussed. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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