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Times Higher Education – Morale plunges as London giants target academics

via 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.

Quote:

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.

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University College London could make “unprecedented” compulsory academic redundancies, a move that follows dozens of job cuts at Imperial College London.

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