ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

Reviewing Post-Tenure Review

September 2008 by Anne D. Neal

In the September/October 2008 issue of Academe, published by the American Association of University Professors, ACTA describes the public's significant lack of confidence in the current tenure system. In the face of a patchwork of post-tenure policies, ACTA calls for trustees to ensure institutions "conduct regular self-assessments to track how well the process is working and to make improvements when necessary."