In the new, corporate model of higher education, academics of all stripes, but most commonly those in contingent positions, find themselves pushed to the margins—of their departments, of their very institutions. If you’re lucky enough to have a contingent full-time position, you often still feel like an outsider. If you are an adjunct, then you almost certainly do. And even if you have a tenured or tenure-track position, if you aren’t a lifeboater with your head in an unmentionable place, then you can probably see that the system you are part of is unsustainable. Its future is rocky. You might worry that you’ll need to relocate some day—and what will you do then, when there aren’t any tenured jobs to be found? – See more at: https://chroniclevitae.com/news/783-a-manifesto-for-the-freelance-academic#sthash.Gr5fzePM.dpuf

Deja un comentario

Tu dirección de correo electrónico no será publicada. Los campos obligatorios están marcados con *