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THE Features archive

Feature: University of the buffer zone Subscription

24 April 2014 | By

The story of an unlikely branch campus in Cyprus and higher education on a divided island

Whose side are we on in this moral contest? Subscription

24 April 2014

Universities should not acquiesce in a system that perpetuates inequality - they must take a stand against it, argues Thomas Docherty

University financial health check 2014 Subscription

17 April 2014 | By

How are universities faring after the first full year of operating under the £9,000 fees regime?

Off the booze: students' unions shift from serving to service Subscription

17 April 2014 | By

As students’ associations change and rely more on grants from universities, is their independence at risk?

The myth of the strong leader Subscription

10 April 2014

Archie Brown on lessons for universities from political leadership

US academics rally to union standard Subscription

10 April 2014 | By Jon Marcus

As lecturers in the UK prepare for the UCU’s marking boycott, US campuses are experiencing a surge of unionisation

Times Higher Education pay survey, 2014 Subscription

3 April 2014 | By

What’s behind the big rises for vice-chancellors? Plus, academic pay across the UK

Mary Midgley: more than a sum of parts Subscription

3 April 2014 | By

Exasperated by a profusion of loose thinking, the philosopher tackles the assertion that the self is only a manifestation of the physical body

Me and my PhD supervisor: tales of love and loathing Subscription

27 March 2014

Academics discuss how supervisors shaped their teaching

Boards of investigation: on surfing and learning Subscription

27 March 2014 | By

The academic who says riding the waves can boost cross-cultural communication and sustainable tourism

Pathways to profit Subscription

20 March 2014 | By

The stealthy rise of private pre-degree courses

Sex and the REF Subscription

20 March 2014

Does research assessment discriminate against female academics? asks Barbara Graziosi

Zero hours, infinite anxiety Subscription

13 March 2014 | By

The perils of life on a contract with no guarantee of work

John Carey: the constant reader Subscription

13 March 2014 | By

Despite the snobbery of Oxford, a young literary scholar found the liberty to know and speak his mind

10 point guide to dodging publishing pitfalls Subscription

6 March 2014

Veteran academic authors share their hard-won tips

Does the UK really need more engineers? Subscription

6 March 2014 | By

Some think claims of a serious lack of STEM graduates are exaggerated

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