UMKC may be losing some of its most senior faculty members this year.Announced earlier this year, the entire UM system has offered tenured faculty members over the age of 62 a contract buyout. According to these metrics, this plan could impact 112 members at UMKC.
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
UMKC Buyouts Cut Kangaroo Professors
Harsh times at the city college continue as social justice debate gives way to economic reality. In the Midwest there's a STEEP DECLINE IN HIGHER EDUCATION ENROLLMENT given that the promise of gainful employment to pay off massive student debt is sketchy at best. Moreover, since most people learn everything they know from Youtube how-to videos nowadays . . . The payoff of a college degree is a tougher sell. Here's the result of this tough situation: