Phillip W. Magness

U.S. Economic & Political History

How the AAUP bends statistics to create an adjunct crisis

| April 13, 2017

Earlier this week the American Association of University Professors released its annual report on the economic status of academia. Repeating a theme from┬áprior years, this report heavily emphasizes the position of adjunct faculty and makes a number of bold empirical claims about the alleged growth of the part time academic workforce. For example, the statement […]