10 décembre 2018

NTEU warns of 200 job losses in ‘reckless’ Flinders restructure

Flinders University’s far-reaching academic restructure risks “valuable research programs and researchers”, the National Tertiary Education Union has warned in a blistering statement. More...

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25 octobre 2018

Why the Sci-mag Barons are Right

Why the Sci-mag Barons are Right
Crispin Davis, chief executive of publisher Reed Elsevier, defends the industry in this article in the Observer. In an article unlikely to convince the converted, Davis writes, "There is a conflict of interest in a system where authors pay to publish. Potentially, financial pressure to accept more articles could lead to a lower quality of published research." One wonders how the publishing industry, which faces the same conflict of interest, is somehow magically immune. More...

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01 août 2018

AU Midwest cuts staff, moves online

University Business Magazine logoAntioch University leaders recently announced significant staff cuts and programming changes at Antioch University Midwest, or AUM. More...

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ASU announces departmental changes that will take place this fall

University Business Magazine logoEffective Aug. 1, ASU’s academic college structure will be restructured from five academic colleges to three. The new structure will include the Darton College of Health Professions; the College of Professional Studies (which will include the College of Business and College of Education); and the College of Arts and Sciences (which will include the College of Arts and Humanities and the College of Sciences and Technology). More...

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Western Illinois reorganizes departments

University Business Magazine logoWestern will merge select college departments, create four "centers of excellence" and offer new online degrees. More...

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U. of Montana restructuring staff with goal of improving services for students

University Business Magazine logoEarlier cutbacks to staff positions have the largest college at the University of Montana forging a new structure to boost "front line" administration and fill other gaps. More...

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15 juillet 2018

Action Compétences : l'entreprise ALIOS structure sa fonction RH

logo opcaliaEtude de cas : le bureau d'ingénierie géotechnique ALIOS qui compte une centaine de collaborateurs ingénieurs, sondeurs en géotechnique, techniciens de laboratoire, personnels administratifs avait besoin de structurer sa fonction RH. Plus...

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28 mai 2018

Castleton University announces layoffs, restructuring

University Business Magazine logoAs part of efforts to align Castleton University’s budget with “enrollment realities,” school officials announced layoffs Thursday, as well as potential new programs and outreach to bring new students. More...

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23 décembre 2017

Okla. task force discusses higher ed

University Business Magazine logoA restructuring plan for Oklahoma’s public colleges would move seven institutions under the authority of larger governing boards capable of better providing services to students. More...

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