The report also highlighted the increase of zero hours contracts being used in the third-level education sector
The government established expert group chaired by Michael Cush SC, on fixed-term and part-time employment in lecturing in third level education in Ireland last week published its report and recommendations.
The main issue which the expert group was to decide …
A Trinity News investigation reveals the poor working conditions of teaching assistants in many departments, and the adverse effect on teaching quality
Reporting by William Foley and Nathaniel Zavin.
- Graduate students in many departments do much of their teaching work for free or at sub minimum wage rates.
- Some doctoral students have been threatened with having their scholarship payments withheld or delayed