Presents an analysis, based on a personal experience as department chair, on issues surrounding the employment of non-tenure-line faculty, lecturers, instructors and adjuncts, and the difference between the person filling the position and the position itself. Thesis on the difference between the position and the person filling the position; Terms of employment; Conclusion.
Sayer, J. E. (1999). Lecturers, instructors, and part-timers: The person v. the position. Journal of the Association for Communication Administration, 28(2), 100–103.