Adjunct instructors want to fix low pay, uncertain workload

Summa cum laude honors graduate Barbara Fox has been an adjunct social sciences instructor at Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus for the past six years.

She and her fellow part-time instructors earn about $3 per hour, according to a college Adjunct Faculty Task Force report. Arizona’s minimum wage is $7.90 per hour.

Find the entire Aztec Press article here.

Original publication date, Sept. 18, 2014.

Won 1st place in Community Education Reporting at the Arizona Press Club Awards, 2014.

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