Tenure tombola

March 2, 2007

Given Manchester University's proposal to exclude personal applications for professorial positions and the reluctance of university "managers" to dispense with patronage, why not scrap promotion altogether or offer preferment on the basis of an annual draw?

Robert Page
Birmingham University

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