Changes in the composition of Australia’s higher education workforce

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The Group of Eight (Go8),  a coalition of leading Australian universities, recently released a report on the changing composition of Australia’s higher education workforce. 

The key messages the report delivers are:

• University career opportunities are diversifying.
• The main growth over the decade has been in casual teaching-only staff and research-only staff.
• The ‘traditional’ academic employed full-time for teaching and
research now makes up just one half of all academic appointments

Read more here: https://go8.edu.au/sites/default/files/docs/publications/changes_in_comp_of_aust_higher_ed_-_final_september_2014.pdf

 

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