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June, Audrey Williams – Chronicle of Higher Education, 2012
A growing proportion of the nation's professors are at the same point in their career: still working, but with the end of their careers in sight. Their tendency to remain on the job as long as their work is enjoyable--or, during economic downturns, long enough to make sure they have enough money to live on in retirement--has led the professoriate…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Retirement, Expertise, Aging (Individuals)
June, Audrey Williams – Chronicle of Higher Education, 2008
Almost two years ago, Boise State University instituted a workload policy that worried some faculty members. Its basis is an algebraic-seeming formula with components--"teaching: 6 + x; scholarship: 2 + y; service: 2 + z"--that critics found difficult to believe could provide the flexibility that administrators promised. Some professors thought…
Descriptors: Research Universities, College Faculty, Faculty Workload, Faculty Evaluation