Times Higher Education – Morale plunges as London giants target academics
Not good news from the UK – and confirms my recent feelings while travelling in the UK talking to academic colleagues there.
Imperial cuts jobs as UCL sets up committee to prepare ground for layoffs. John Morgan writes
As part of a drive to find £3 million in savings in its faculty of life sciences, UCL has set up a “redundancy committee”, as required by its governing statutes if it is considering forcing academics out.
University College London could make “unprecedented” compulsory academic redundancies, a move that follows dozens of job cuts at Imperial College London.