Alice Dreger

Alice Dreger is a historian of medicine and science whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Slate, WIRED, the Guardian and the Wall Street Journal, among others. Her latest book is Galileo’s Middle Finger: Heretics, Activists and One Scholar's Search for Justice.

Black sheep

Take Away Tenure, and Professors Become Sheep

Alice Dreger says shecan see clearly that universities in which the majority of the faculty feel unsafe in terms of job security become places where no one feels safe to do anything that might risk upsetting someone.

6 years ago