Now Hiring: Communications and Development Associate

Aug 11, 2015 by NAS |

NAS is hiring a Communications and Development Associate.

Documenting Discrimination in Hiring and Promotion

Apr 09, 2014 by Peter Wood |

NAS seeks to identify academics who believe they have been denied hiring or promotion on the basis of race, ethnicity, or sex.

A Blackballed Conservative Gets Her Day in Court

Feb 23, 2012 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood reviews the First Amendment lawsuit brought by a conservative lawyer who was turned down for a teaching position at the University of Iowa College of Law.

Look Who’s Endorsing a Race-Based View of Knowledge

Jan 16, 2012 by Robert Weissberg |

A new document from the American Political Science Association views race and epistemology as inseparable.

Why the SCOTUS Should Reverse Grutter

Jan 09, 2012 by George Leef, Glenn Ricketts, Roger Clegg |

The 2003 Supreme Court decision in Grutter v Bollinger was severely flawed. Larry Purdy wants it overturned.

“Targeted Discrimination”: What to Look for When Investigating Ideological…

Feb 23, 2011 by Steve Balch |

How do we know whether conservatives face discrimination in academe?

Quotas at Quinnipiac: “We Very Much Want an African-American for That Particular…

Nov 02, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

A university president announces his intention to hire a "high-quality African-American." At a meeting last week he said, "Having that person be an African-American is very important to concluding that search."

Law Schools are Indoctrinating Rather Than Educating

Oct 28, 2010 by Don Racheter |

The Iowa Association of Scholars observes that law schools suffer from political bias, and that in turn, the U.S. judicial system suffers.

Will You Promote Diversity? Virginia Tech Tests Faculty Candidates Commitment

Sep 01, 2010 by Ashley Thorne, Peter Wood |

A major public university has fashioned a “diversity” litmus test for faculty hiring.

Dictatorships and Double Standards, Part II

Aug 19, 2010 by Robert L. Paquette |

Professor Paquette responds to the controversy generated this summer after Hamilton College sought to censor his NAS article.

Hamilton College to Prof. Paquette: Shut Up

Jul 27, 2010 by Peter Wood |

An academic official seeks to censor a Hamilton professor's NAS article "Dictatorships and Double Standards."

“They So Despise Her Politics” - Do Conservative Faculty Candidates Get…

Jul 12, 2010 by Ashley Thorne, Peter Wood |

An unsuccessful faculty candidate for a position at the University of Iowa College of Law believes she was denied the appointment because of her politics.

Dictatorships and Double Standards

Apr 19, 2010 by Robert L. Paquette |

How the campus left insulates itself and bullies dissenters.

A Half-Dozen Push-Backs for Faculty Hiring Committee Meetings

Mar 22, 2010 by Roger Clegg |

Tips for standing up against "diversity" hiring.