Category Archives: Tenure

Tenure Threats – Now Nevada

F.Y.I. see http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2011/04/29/nevada_colleges_consider_changes_that_could_endanger_tenure

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Librarians in Texas and Oregon Fight For Faculty Status and Job Security

F.Y.I. http://www.libraryjournal.com/lj/home/890181-264/academic_librarians_in_texas_and.html.csp

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UTFA Workshop and Call for Submissions for Poster Session: Digital Scholarship and the Academic Promotion Process

Poster Session – Showcase your digital project at the workshop! May 2, 2011, 12pm-4pm, Faculty Club, 41 Willcocks Street, Toronto. Tables will be set up in the Faculty Club for UTFA members to sow the community some of the projects … Continue reading

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Seeking Full Citizenship – Academic Librarians

This article by Catherine Coker, Wyoma vanDuinkerken adn Stephen Bales provides an introduction to the history of tenure issues and academic librarianship, “Seeking Full Citizenship: A Defence of Tenure Faculty Status for Librarians” COLLEGE & RESEARCH LIBRARIES 71:5 (2010), p.406-420.

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ACRL – Joint Statement on Faculty Status of College and University Librarians

Institutions of higher learning in the US and Canada have long recognized that academic librarians require faculty status with equivalent tenure status to fully contribute at an institute striving for excellence in research and teaching. CAUT Policy on Academic Status … Continue reading

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