Daily Archives: August 28, 2015

Reigniting the Mission: A Survey of Jesuit Faculty in Higher Education

There are over 218,000 students and 20,000 faculty members who study and work at 28 Jesuit institutions across the United States. Once a middle-class job, nearly a majority of college and university faculty are now working part-time for very low pay, isolated from colleagues without job security, benefits or even office space. Catholic schools are not immune from these trends, with many colleges and universities increasingly relying on a contingent faculty workforce while shifting resources a ...