FEMINISTS AGAINST ACADEMIC DISCRIMINATION INC
March 29, 2011
FAAD provided funding to support legal involvement with a university that denied tenure to three female assistant professors. They understood the issues pertaining to gender, sexual, and age discrimination, and the university's disregard for qualitative, collaborative research and publications. Their financial support is so helpful and greatly appreciated.
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I received funding from F.A.A.D. to help pay for some of the legal fees incurred from ongoing litigation against the university that denied me tenure.
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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
No changes would be necessary except to provide F.A.A.D. with additional funding to support more faculty in need of their help. Their generous financial support and understanding of the difficulties faced by female academics is greatly appreciated.
Client Served & Three of us - assistant professors in different disciplines, received funding from F.A.A.D. to support our litigation against the university that discriminated against us. .