Real problems for the adjunct faculty

Posted on Dec 28, 2013

Published in the December 27, 2013 Santa Maria Times. A comment overheard recently — made only partly in jest — asserted that an application for a part-time, or adjunct, faculty position in U.S. higher education today should be accompanied by an application for food stamps. In other words, adjunct faculty can expect to be poor. Last August, an 83-year-old woman named Margaret Mary Vojtko, an adjunct professor in French at Duquesne University...

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