Academics sign letter expressing concern over Robinson’s honorary professorship

Posted in Governance and administration on June 8th, 2018 by steve

“Dozens of Queen’s University academics have signed a letter expressing concern that Peter Robinson has been appointed as an honorary professor. Almost 40 academics said they wanted to state ‘deep concern and profound regret’ at the move …” (more)

[Belfast Telegraph, 7 June]

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Professor me arse

Posted in Governance and administration on March 21st, 2012 by steve

“Recently Dublin Institute of Technology hosted the bizarre, yet strangely inevitable, spectacle of the Institute awarding ten of its own academic staff ‘honorary professorships’ …” (more)

[Network for Irish Educational Standards, 21 March]

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