Tag: universitycrisis

Racing for what? #Slow

Ruth Mueller , July 1st, 2016

In this post, Ruth Mueller explores how the compulsion for speed in academia plays out in the lives of postdocs.  Slow science is interesting for me because I…


Is #Slow Academia Conservative?

Heather Mendick , June 30th, 2016

In this post, Heather Mendick argues that some calls for slowing down scholarship mask a conservative politics. Last July I blogged about how, despite my love for online communication,…


Let’s take it SLOW! The #slow university? REDUX

Maggie O'Neill , June 29th, 2016

This Allegra week we remain in retreat spirits, and will consequently revisit some more ‘Jewel’s of Allie’s Archive’. And what more appropriate theme for doing so than SLOW. We…


The #slow professor (book excerpt)

Maggie Berg , June 28th, 2016

The Slow Professor  originated in telephone conversations about coping with our academic jobs. Not reading an email sent by the department chair at 10:45 p.m. until the next…