USF adjuncts to rally as new survey reveals poverty among Florida professors

On the heels of a new survey underscoring hunger and poverty among Florida professors, adjunct professors at the University of South Florida will rally next week as part of their push to unionize.

The adjunct professors and their supporters, including Hillsborough County Commissioner Pat Kemp and Tampa City Council member Guido Maniscalco, plan to gather in front of USF’s Marshall Student Center on Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 11 a.m.

Adjuncts are part-time professors who work from semester to semester without benefits or job security, generally for a few thousand dollars per course.  Read Full Article 





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