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Shocking Number of Professors on Public Assistance
03 Jun 2015

Shocking Number of Professors on Public Assistance

I have long had a stereotyped view of affluent college professors living in relative comfort, but in a trend reflective of America’s new economic model, many colleges are dealing with drastic budget cuts by relying more heavily on part-time contractors, without job security or benefits.   The result is that a substantial number of college professors are living below the poverty line. A recent piece by...

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