Diverse: Issues in Higher Education


Extend the Tenure Clock to Save Careers of Rising Academic Women

November 30, 2020

Dr. Karen Bjorkman, provost and executive vice president of academic affairs and Distinguished University Professor of astronomy, urges institutions of higher education to extend the tenure clock to save careers of rising academic women and chronicles her implementation of a one-year extension during the coronavirus pandemic. Read: Extend the Tenure Clock to Save Careers of ...