There is plenty of stress after tenure — different from the up-or-out pressures you experience before tenure, but intense in its own way.
Question: What are the merits of a tenure-track job at a small college versus a term/clinical position at a major research university (R1 or R2)? I’m on the tenure track at a liberal-arts college, but on a very low salary. I have a possibility of a "clinical professorship" — a renewable term position — at an R1 univer...
Compiling a tenure file forces you to confront who you are and what you’ve done, and to reimagine who you want to become.