Media Coverage

The events at the University created some media coverage which we try to collect here in chronological order.

Times Higher Education, 12th of March 2021 – Leicester drops promotion of work by academics facing redundancy

Times Higher Education, 15th of March 2021 –¬†Is critical management studies still welcome in business schools?

Leicestermercury, 29th of March 2021 – Liz Kendall MP shares ‚concerns‘ over redundancy process at University of Leicester

ITV News, 31st of March 2021 – University of Leicester Staff Interview for ITV News

Leicestermercury, 1st of April – University of Leicester staff threaten strike action over ‚morally bankrupt‘ redundancies plan

The Guardian, 8th of April 2021 – University of Leicester threatens to strip professor of title over social media barbs

Leicester Student Magazine, 27th of April 2021 РProposed redundancy seen as attack on academic freedom provokes anger

Career guidance for social justice, 29th of April 2021 – What is going on at the University of Leicester?

Times Higher Education, 4th of May 2021 – Leicester hit with union boycott in jobs row

Leicestermercury, 20th of May 2021 – Academics turn down University of Leicester projects over controversial planned redundancies

Times Higher Education, 1st of July 2021 – From Richard III to boycott: where did it go wrong at Leicester?