Posts Tagged ‘Adjuncts’

Sociology Professor Sarah Hanks is one of the many adjuncts who has been affected by the delayed pay situation
Photo by Jorge Velez

CUNY adjuncts are not paid on time

More than 400 CUNY adjuncts did not receive a paycheck for their work in August and September due to a glitch in the CUNY payroll system. Many of the adjuncts were hired in August, shortly before the fall 2013 semester began. O...
by Jorge Velez


Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: It is not particularly unusual for controversy to accompany CUNY’s engagement of a faculty member.  As an institution with diverse components and diverse constituencies, occasional contentiousness is to be e...
by admin

Adjunct Prof. Kenneth Ryesky and Emanuel Avila, coordinator of Judicial Affairs at QC present at the Adjunct Colloquium at QC. Photo courtesy Center for Teaching and Learning.

Adjunct colloquium on plagiarism offers ideas for reform

BY FAHAD HASNAIN A Sept. 27 adjunct colloquium on academic integrity and plagiarism allowed adjuncts a platform to raise concerns about their work environment and how it affects their dealings with plagiarism. Queens College’...
by Fahad Hasnain



Adjuncts want more as negotiations continue

By Fahad Hasnain Upon renewal of the current adjunct health care plan effective Sept. 30, adjuncts in Queens College still have wide ranging opinions on working conditions and monetary compensation. One they all agree on thoug...
by Meher Mohsin



By Melanie Bencosme and Robert Rosengarten News Reporters Already modestly paid CUNY adjuncts may lose their health insurance coverage within a year because they are not considered “half-time” workers. Professional Staff Co...
by admin


by admin