December 1, 2015

Tenure Option Ends For Newly Hired Librarians at Eastern Carolina Univeristy

From the Greenville Daily Reflector:

East Carolina University librarians hired after Nov. 5 no longer will have the option of tenure.

Provost Marilyn Sheerer informed Joyner Library employees while Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences Phyllis Horns spoke with employees at the Laupus Library on the health sciences campus.

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