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Academic Avenger No. 11: Hello Wisconsin!

This comic strip was inspired by Scott Walker’s attack on public higher education in Wisconsin Rebecca Schuman’s Slate article on The Tenure Apocalypse the fact that non-tenure track (aka contingent) faculty members make up 76.4% of the faculty at colleges

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Academic Avenger No. 10: Solidarity

In solidarity with the National Adjunct Walkout Day on February 25. (Facebook|Twitter) Here’s a good write-up by Kate Jenkins for The Atlantic.   Like the Academic Avenger on Facebook or follow him on Twitter to hear about new episodes.      

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Academic Avenger No. 9: Civilidy!

Today’s adventure was inspired by the current debate about “civility” and academic freedom, including but not limited to the decision by Chancellor Phyllis Wise at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to revoke a written job offer of a tenured

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