The Academy Is Aging in Place: Assessing Alternatives for Modifying Institutions of Higher Education.

Abstract

Institutions of higher education employ a greater proportion of persons over 65 relative to the general labor force, and the median age of the professorate has now surpassed all other occupational groups. Such a novel demographic change in the academic workforce presents several unique challenges. Should institutions modify policies and programs that… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/geront/gnw001

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