22 décembre 2017

Top pay in universities is rising – but most staff aren't seeing any benefits

The Guardian homeUniversity staff salaries have fallen by 16% since 2009, and now pensions are being slashed. We need leaders who will look out for us – not their pay packets. More...

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University food banks are monuments to the obscene pay of vice-chancellors

The Guardian homeThe changes VPs have championed at so many universities have drastically increased the cost of studying, condemning many students to poverty. More...

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Call for archbishop to head inquiry into vice-chancellors' pay

The Guardian homeIt comes after it emerged that the departing vice-chancellor of Bath Spa, one of the UK’s smaller universities, was paid more than £800,000 in her final year in the role. More...

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Ex-Bath Spa University vice-chancellor gets final year £429k payout

The Guardian homeChristina Slade’s ‘compensation for loss of office’ meant she received over £800k in total when salary taken into account. More...

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Advice for law students: how to impress at a legal careers fair

The Guardian homeLaw fairs add a human touch to what can feel like a gruelling and distant application process. They give students the chance to meet and greet firms and find out more about legal careers – ideal if you need help picking vacation schemes or training contracts. More...

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Britain distrusts meritocracy: that’s the lesson from Bath University

The Guardian homeTwo successful university heads have come under fire for ‘excessive’ pay. But to get public servants who are capable we must accept high pay and high inequality. More...

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Birmingham academics protest over university vice-chancellor's pay

The Guardian homeStaff seek ‘reform of system which sees those at top allocate themselves huge salaries, while denying fair pay to those at bottom’. More...

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Will the UK get a Brexit deal on research? That's the €160bn question

The Guardian homeEighteen months have passed since the EU referendum and the government’s position on science and research is no clearer – we need certainty. More...

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Stop treating university degrees as something to be endured

The Guardian homeInstead of trying to cram more learning into less time, we should allow people to take their degree at the pace that suits them. More...

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Southampton University admits vice-chancellor was on pay panel

The Guardian homeA row over Southampton University’s vice-chancellor’s pay has escalated after the institution admitted he was on the committee that awarded him a pay package worth £433,000. More...

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