600 Non-Tenured Instructors at Fordham U Threaten to Strike

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More than 600 adjuncts and non-tenure track faculty are preparing to strike at the end of the month to demand more from the Jesuit institution with a billion-dollar endowment. by Jonathan Custodio Hundreds of adjunct lecturers and non-tenure track faculty are set to strike on Jan. 30 if Fordham University does not meet their demands for higher pay, departmental wage parity and stronger health benefits.  Adjunct instructors at the Jesuit university earn a base pay of $7,000 per course, a wage that the unions Fordham Faculty United and SEIU Local 200 United fought for in their first contract with the […]
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