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Labor Exchange: The Financial Plight of Adjunct Faculty (Encore)

Posted: June 26, 2017 at 6:00 pm by , in The Labor Exchange

This week The Labor Exchange is a rebroadcast of the episode from May 15th, 2017.

Host Dennis Creese spoke with Caprice Lawless and Melinda Myrick about issues concerning adjunct faculty at Universities. Adjunct faculty are typically  payed much less than salaried or tenure track instructors, without benefits or job security, in spite of the high qualifications required to fill these positions.

Caprice Lawless is an English Teacher, Adjunct Faculty & 2nd Vice President AAUP – Front Range Community College, Westminster Campus.

Melinda Myrick is an English Teacher, Adjunct Faculty and President, AAUP Chapter – Front Range Community College, Westminster Campus.

The Labor Exchange airs every other Monday at 6pm.