Back to top

September 2016

/sites/all/themes/caut/images/bulletin-banner.jpg

Do you know who sits on your board?

An investigation spearheaded by CAUT shows how the private sector is increasingly dominating boards of governors...

Read more /sites/default/files/styles/responsive_low_constrict/public/university-of-toronto-117243684_2122x1415.jpeg?itok=PsQe2qoz
/sites/default/files/styles/responsive_low_constrict/public/university-campus-in-fall-623597654_1972x1524.jpeg?itok=BY4TD99r
September, 2016

UK researchers face uncertainty over EU grant applications

TimesHigherEducation.com / 29 June 2016 UK academics could face dwindling chances of winning...

Read more
/sites/default/files/styles/responsive_low_constrict/public/people-working-with-specialist-scientific-equipment-for-measuring-chemicals.-487825246_2125x1416.jpeg?itok=x0hqS0rS
September, 2016

Turkish academics targeted after failed coup

In mid-July Turkish armed forces attempted a military coup sparking anti-coup demonstrations...

Read more
/sites/default/files/styles/responsive_low_constrict/public/scientistslarge.png?itok=9kVqpTSK
September, 2016

Feds to consult on basic research

The Liberal government will spend the next few months reviewing the 5.6 billion in federal...

Read more

In this Issue

The Canada Research Chairs program is examining why many universities and colleges are failing to meet...
Canadian academics continue to put pressure on the federal government to press the Islamic Republic of...
B.E. of Edmonton writes: I’ve been asked to sign a contract waiving my “moral rights” in material I...
A scandal can sometimes be like eating your broccoli — you may not like it, but it just might be good for...
When oil prices were high and rulers in the Middle East were wealthy beyond the dreams of avarice, some...

Interview

Interview / Alison Hearn

Tell us about yourself. What are your teaching and research interests? I’m an associate professor in the faculty of...

Read more

Book review

Book review / The slow professor

Maggie Berg & Barbara K. Seeber. Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2016; 136 pp; ISBN: 978-1-44264-556-1. ...

Read more