The Observer

Faculty and Staff Benefits to be Re-assessed in 2020

Faculty and Staff Benefits to be Re-assessed in 2020

March 27, 2019

The 2017 agreement reduced health care benefits and raised salaries by 2.1 percent. Though Fordham employees fought this decision in 2017, it has remained unchanged.

CDO Aims to Improve Diversity Hiring Process

CDO Aims to Improve Diversity Hiring Process

February 20, 2019

Fordham’s administration has long been working towards creating a more diverse faculty and student body. Chief Diversity Officer Rafael Zapata believes that process starts with diverse hires if the university will allow for the time that takes.

Showing Solidarity with Non-Tenure Track Faculty

Showing Solidarity with Non-Tenure Track Faculty

April 14, 2017

Sapphira Lurie and Sofia Dadap Contributing Writers For many contingent faculty at Fordham University, wor...

Fordham Faculty Members Hold Silent Protest Over Statutes Violations

Fordham Faculty Members Hold Silent Protest Over Statutes Violations

February 2, 2017

Over 100 faculty members held a silent protest over violations of University Statutes today. The protest,...

College Council Discusses Gabelli Representation and Faculty Space

September 28, 2014

By NOHA MAHMOUDNews EditorPublished: September 26, 2014 The first College Council meeting of the 2014 - 2015 academic year was held on Thursday, Sept. 25 in McMahon 109 at 12:00 p.m. at Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC). The meeting addressed the question of whether or not there should be a representative from the Gabelli School of Business at Lincol...

Faculty Raise Concerns Over Healthcare Negotiations

September 11, 2014

By TYLER MARTINS, with Adriana Gallina Editor-in-Chief, with Asst. News Editor Published: September 11, 2014 Faculty across all three campuses of Fordham University came together on Wednesday, Sept. 10 to be briefed on the current negotiations between the faculty representatives and administration in regards to health ca...

Provost Holds Forum on Budget Constraints

Provost Holds Forum on Budget Constraints

January 25, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 25, 2013 Stephen Freedman, provost of Fordham, hosted a conversation with faculty and administrators at Fordham Coll...

Fordham Faculty, Administration Reach Salary Agreement

November 15, 2012

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: November 23, 2012 Fordham College at Lincoln Center's (FCLC) Faculty Senate has reached an agreement with the university administration over salary raises for the 2012-2013 academic year after months of debate. The across-the-board raises of 3.25 percent in faculty salaries, along ...

New Resource Center for Faculty Opens

June 1, 2011

Fordham Announces Establishment of Center for Teaching Excellence By Ashley Tedesco Staff Writer Published: Febrary 14, 2008 FORDHAM—Fordham has created a new institution to offer faculty the opportunity to take advantage of the many resources available to them. The Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE), located in ...