College, Inc.: college professors

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 04/10/2012

College faculty pay has stalled

Professor pay isn’t keeping up with inflation. The least-well-paid faculty around Washington earn about $50,000 a year.

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:42 AM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Finance, Labor | Tags:  college professors, college costs

Posted at 03:27 PM ET, 04/09/2012

The nation’s 300 best undergraduate professors?

A new book profiles 300 top undergraduate instructors; no one from Hopkins, U-Va. or U-Md. makes the list.

By Daniel de Vise  |  03:27 PM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Pedagogy, Rankings, Students | Tags:  college professors, college rankings

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 11/18/2010

Top Md., Va. profs hail from community colleges

The Council for Advancement and Support of Education has named its 2010 U.S. Professors of the Year, and two of three local winners come from community colleges. The awards program, created in 1981, is "the only national initiative specifically designed...

By Daniel de Vise  |  01:24 PM ET, 11/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CASE professors year, Deborah Stearns, George Washington University, Montgomery College, Rahul Simha, TCC O'Brien, Tidewater Community College, professors of the year