2019 NCA Spectra May
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Communication and the Academic Workforce

May 2019
Table of Contents

  • Message from the President
  • Spotlight
  • An Introduction: Communication and the Academic Workforce
  • The Deprofessionalization of the Faculty
  • Academic Workload Challenges
  • The Struggle of Being a Racial Minority in the Academy
  • Graduate Employees Need Your Leadership

About Spectra

NCA's award-winning magazine, Spectra, features articles on topics that are relevant to Communication scholars, teachers, and practitioners.

Spectra is one means through which NCA works toward accomplishing its mission of advancing Communication as the discipline that studies all forms, modes, media, and consequences of communication through humanistic, social scientific, and aesthetic inquiry.

Spectra is published four times a year (March, May, September, and November), and all NCA members receive a subscription. Spectra is also available via individual subscription for non-members.

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