Below is a recent listing of media related to the AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey and the AAUP Department of Research and Public Policy. In an average year, Research and Public Policy grants over 100 media interview requests. This listing is by no means comprehensive, but rather, is a summation of recent media related to the Faculty Compensation Survey and the AAUP Department of Research and Public Policy.

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Academe  2015 - 2016 Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession and Faculty Compensation Survey Data

Academe  2015 - 2016 Changes to the AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey

Inside Higher Ed – 2015 - 2016 Faculty Compensation Survey Data


National Media

Campaign for the Future of Higher EducationBack to School in Higher Ed: Who Needs Faculty?

Chemical and Engineering NewsChallenges of Tenure

Chronicle of Higher EducationFaculty Compensation Survey 

Daily BeastGender Disparity in Faculty Salaries

Education Dive Full-Time Tenure-Track and Educational Quality 

Inside Higher Ed Faculty Advantages of Unionization 

Inside Higher Ed Faculty Salaries and the Economic Value of Tenure

Inside Higher EdFaculty Salaries Publication

Inside Higher EdWidening Wealth Gap among Universities


Regional Media

Arbiter Part-Time Faculty Salaries 

Chicago Reader Economic Value of Tenure and Part-Time Faculty Conversion 

Coloradoan   Economic Value of Faculty and Executive Compensation

Daily Tar HeelFaculty Salaries are Not Causing Tuition Increases

Des Moines Register – Faculty Salaries and Gender Disparity

DiamondbackHigher Salaries Key to Faculty Retention

Gilmer Mirror Economic Status of the Profession and Faculty Compensation Survey Released 

Greensboro News & Record  Faculty Salaries and Expanding Full-Time Tenure-Track Positions 

IthacanFaculty Salaries

Lancaster OnlineFaculty Salaries and Declining State Appropriations 

Miami Student – Economic Value of Tenure and Part-Time Faculty Conversion 

MonitorFaculty Salaries and Higher Education

Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewFaculty Salaries

Poughkeepsie JournalFaculty Salaries

Triad Business JournalCommunity College Salaries and State Appropriations

Webster University The Journal – Faculty Salaries




National Media

AcademeAnnual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession

American ProspectPart-Time Faculty Unionization

Atlantic – Faculty Retirement Plans and Policies

AtlanticFull- and Part-Time Faculty Salaries

Chronicle of Higher EducationFaculty Housing

Good – Standardized Testing and College Admissions

Inside Higher Ed – Budget Officer Perceptions of Faculty and Academic Programs

Inside Higher EdIncreasing Instructional Expenditure Improves Student Success

Inside Higher Ed – Possible Sources of Tuition Increases 

Inside Higher Ed – The Use of Part-Time Faculty to Shift Instructional to Administrative 

Inside Higher EdTeaching Waivers and Teaching Loads

Marketplace Closing of ITT

MarketWatchPart-Time Faculty Salaries and Government Assistance

NPRFaculty Retirements

US News & World ReportPart-Time Faculty Unionization

Washington Post Fact Checking Faculty Workloads


Regional Media

Coloradoan  Administrative Compensation

Coloradoan Chancellor Emeritus Compensation

Daily Campus  Economic Security and Part-Time Faculty 

Dartmouth Changing Tenure Process

Gazette  Best Practices for Faculty and Administrative Hiring

Houston Public Media / KUHF (Houston)  Part-Time and Full-Time Faculty Salary 

Lawrence Journal-World  Declining State Appropriations

Lexington Herald-Leader  Executive Salaries and the Economic Value of Tenure

Miami HeraldPart-Time Faculty Appointments

News Journal Academic Program Cuts and Closures

Newsworks / WHYY (Philadelphia) Part-Time Faculty Aspirations off the Tenure Track

Press of Atlantic City  Part-Time Faculty Salaries and Benefits

Toledo Blade  Administrative Bloat

Yale Daily NewsMedical School Compensation