David Perry

Associate Professor at Dominican University

On Rejection: David Perry

Celebrating failure is the privilege of those who have succeeded. I have tenure at a university I love, and so my failure narratives fall into the "it all worked out" category, but it's vital to realize that academic culture can be highly abusive. We're told to just work hard enough and we'll get a job, publish our way to R1 scho...
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Accommodations in Academia

Discrimination against the disabled still resides in job ads with ableist requirements and in academics too vulnerable to ask for help.