Collegiality Not an 'Implied' Tenure Criterion

Greg Scholtz, director of tenure, academic freedom and governance at the American Association of University Professors, said the organization historically opposes collegiality as a fourth tenure criterion, mainly due to the potential constraints it puts on academic freedom. It can encourage homogeneity and chill debate and discussion, AAUP says.

Publication Date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Publication: 
Inside Higher Ed
Article URL: 
http://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2013/10/17/collegiality-not-implied-tenure-criterion-north-dakota-panel-says