Are top university administrators overpaid?

Academics are applying for the open University of Alberta president’s job in groups of four – because even 1/4 of the salary offered would be a substantial increase in pay. The original foursome offered to each teach one undergraduate class a year (to “walk the walk”) and described how they would split the job in…

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#itooamberkeley

Via a friend, I recently came across a Tumblr called “I Too am Berkeley“, highlighting the microaggressions and other negative experiences that students of color (though it also should include faculty of color) have experienced on campus. It is worth taking the time to read all the way through it, if you’re unfamiliar with why…

Superstorm Research Lab at the AAG Meeting in Tampa

Cross-posted from the Superstorm Research Lab Blog. Presentations by SRL members Erin Bergren, University of California at Berkeley Adaptive capacity and narratives of resilience on the panel Mixed Methods and Hybrid Epistemologies in Climate Change Research I Wednesday 8:00 am – 9:40 am, Room 19, TCC, First Floor Daniel Aldana Cohen, New York University Beyond…