MIT Faculty Newsletter

November/December 2021Vol. XXXIV No. 2

Open Letter to MIT Faculty from the MIT Institute for Work and Employment Research

As faculty in the MIT Institute for Work and Employment Research (IWER), we study a wide range of work and employment relations topics, including union-management relations.

Editorial
Protecting Freedom of Expression at MIT

The recent EAPS lecture cancellation has raised again questions of academic freedom, a central issue for all faculty.

Editorial
Avoiding Corporate Conflict of Interest Among MIT Leadership

After initially resisting such calls, Boston’s Dana Farber Cancer Institute recently enacted strict new rules to avoid conflicts of interest in which Board of Trustees members might profit from investments related to the hospital’s research and technology programs.