The university-wide plans had called for the elimination of 93 faculty and 117 staff positions -- along with 100 vacant faculty and 175 vacant staff positions -- to help meet a "worst-case" state reduction of $39 million and an internal $21 million reallocation plan to bolster a centrally administered pool to fund strategic priorities.Vision 1920 is thinking Chancellor McKinney and System VP Giroir, who both have MDs, could pick up a couple of sections of Intro Biology. If their student evaluations are good enough, they could even get some teaching awards.
Across the university, non-tenured faculty have been given notices.
On Monday afternoon, all nine lecturers and senior lecturers in the biology department were set to receive notices of non-renewal.
Thursday, September 2, 2010
From Tuesday's Eagle