Tag Archives: Administrative Incompetence

Sexist Politics in the Academy

Females are Bullied, Marginalized, and Devalued in the Academy At my former institutions sexist politics was the name of the game for the males– both bureaucrats and faculty –on campus.  It took many forms and often it was very effective … Continue reading

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Educators who March into Hell!

    Faculty! Beware of Idealism and Altruism! They could ruin your life! Manipulative bureaucrats often dupe faculty because they understand how dedicated faculty are to students and to their disciplines. The lyrics of “The Impossible Dream” from The Man … Continue reading

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Pay Bureaucats (Bureaucrats) at Universities Less than Professors!

Bureaucats Are Paid Too Much! During my over thirty-plus years in higher education and at several different colleges and universities, I witnessed more incompetence at the top than I could have ever imagined.  These guys won their jobs through being … Continue reading

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The End of Tenure and the End of Excellent Professors

Tenure and Excellent Professors The recent court ruling in California will send shock waves through higher education. For years bureaucats have attempted to quash tenure in the academy. According to the recent legal ruling, California elementary and high school teachers, can … Continue reading

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Part Two: The Bureaucats. Bullying is the Name of the Game

The public is unaware of the lethal and brutal war zone faced by faculty and academic departments or programs.   Bureaucats pit department against department in a conflict and race for funds or support. Fearing the sidelining or elimination of … Continue reading

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Slaves to the Whims of the Bureaucats (Bureaucrats)

Academic Excellence Has Been Thrown Out the Window! (This blog will be published in two sections.) Majors at my former university were fair game to exploit by bureaucrats and powerful donors. Majors were deployed front and center on the university web … Continue reading

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