Publisher: Inside Higher Ed

Barriers to Tenure and Promotion Persist for Psychology Faculty of Color

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Yet another barrier to tenure and promotion, the report notes, are biases in teaching evaluations. “There are studies that show when faculty of color have student evaluations, the open-ended responses are attacking their race and ethnicity as opposed to talking about the content of the course,” said Michelle Martin, co-chair of the task force and… Read More

A Fight for $15, Complete

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COVID-19 ushered in an era of painful cuts for most colleges and universities. Layoffs, furloughs and lost raises have become common for staff and faculty members at many institutions.

New Approaches for Conducting Behavioral Research

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Precautions against spreading the coronavirus, including physical distancing and working from home, have transformed the work of academic research teams across the country. That’s especially the case for scholars who conduct behavioral research, like us: Danielle Arigo specializes in research promoting healthy behaviors like physical activity, Ilana Graetz studies medication adherence for women with breast… Read More