Category Archives: University of Warwick

Temporary work at £9 an hour. No wonder lecturers are balloting to strike

Feelings are running high, union warns, with more than half of UK academics on short-term contractsWhen Thomas Swann completed his PhD in 2015, he spent three weeks applying for 40 different jobs in academia. He was lucky to secure a dream position at …

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I was harassed at Cambridge: the Dr Peter Hutchinson case is part of a wider problem | Danielle Bradford

The readmission of this former Trinity Hall lecturer shows that universities are failing in their duty of care to studentsIt’s a Saturday morning and I’m still in bed. My partner is downstairs, reading. We are house-sitting for some friends in a small …

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