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Faculty in Times of Financial Distress

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Faculty in Times of Financial Distress

June 09, 2009

Faculty in Times of Financial Distress: Examining Governance, Exigency, Layoffs and Alternatives is a report discussing a last resort to alleviate severe financial difficulty for most institutions—the layoff of faculty members. The paper covers the role of faculty in institutional budget matters and the process of terminating faculty positions on grounds of financial need.

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