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Tenure Under Scrutiny
What tenure does and does not protect at
What tenure does protect at Hopkins...Academic freedom in teaching and research
The right to be openly critical of the university's
The right to speak out on issues outside the university
A “sufficient degree of economic security*
What it doesn’t protect...
Continued employment should the university, citing
"financial exigency," do away with a particular department or
Continued employment should a faculty member be found guilty
of incompetence, neglect of duty, misconduct in office or moral
*From the AAUP's 1940 Statement of Principles on
Academic Freedom and Tenure.
JUNE 1997 TABLE OF CONTENTS.