Research shows significant inequities in UNC faculty salariesBy Liv Reilly | Apr. 19, 2022
- There are significant racial and gender-based inequities within faculty salaries at the University, recent research shows.
- The research was based on data from previous studies and was led by Misha Becker, a UNC professor and chairperson of the linguistics department. She presented the work at recent Faculty Council and Faculty Executive Committee meetings.
- “You have to realize that the situation is bad when a faculty committee has to point this out in a public space,” Deb Aikat, journalism associate professor, said. “I mean this is terrible.”