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Inside Higher Ed
February 6, 2019
Leader of a Canadian university upsets some students and professors with analysis of blackface incidents in higher education.
Times Higher Education
February 6, 2019
The online training is a response to growing concerns about sexual abuse on campuses.
Times Higher Education
February 6, 2019
Scholar warns that rising numbers of international university staff in Singapore could ‘make the academy more conservative’.
The Guardian
February 4, 2019
Those surveyed said they were systematically overlooked for promotion and mistaken for clerical staff.
Times Higher Education
February 4, 2019
Unsupportive senior staff and ‘unjust’ promotion practices are major problems reported by black female professors, says equity researcher
Gov.uk
February 1, 2019
The Government has launched measures to drive change in tackling inequalities between ethnic groups in higher education.
Inside Higher Ed
January 30, 2019
Policing international students’ speech and threatening them with discrimination for speaking their own language is abhorrent, writes Susan D. Blum.
Times Higher Education
January 30, 2019
Recruiter and ex-Sussex chair Simon Fanshawe aims to tackle biases around gender, ethnicity and university background.
Times Higher Education
January 26, 2019
Since the 1970s, an increasingly competitive job market has come to advantage the already privileged.
Times Higher Education
January 24, 2019
Failure to recruit local PhDs will erode Australia’s skill base, report warns.
Inside Higher Ed
January 14, 2019
Colleges can dramatically improve success rates of low-income, first-generation students by working across units, argue Adrianna Kezar and Elizabeth Holcombe.
Inside Higher Ed
January 14, 2019
Our dominant mental model of identity is not only wrong, it hurts minorities.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
January 11, 2019
They are morally necessary, Charlotte M. Canning and Richard J. Reddick write.
Times Higher Education
January 10, 2019
Having more women on appointment committees has dramatically cut the number of female academics getting hired, according to analysis.
Times Higher Education
January 9, 2019
The stigma and fear of sexuality research must change if it is to inform any legal reform that comes in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
Times Higher Education
December 30, 2018
UMBC’s success in producing black graduates who later earn science doctorates may prove tough to replicate.
Times Higher Education
December 29, 2018
Foreign-born academics outperform US counterparts on numerous productivity measures, analysis shows.
Times Higher Education
December 19, 2018
Latest Indigenous scholar to leave post urges universities to focus on student support, not ‘tokenistic’ senior positions

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