About the magazine

Academic Matters explores issues of relevance to higher education in Ontario, other provinces in Canada, and globally. It is a forum for thoughtful and thought-provoking, original and engaging discussion of current trends in post-secondary education and consideration of academe’s future direction. The print version of Academic Matters is published two times a year and is mailed to 18,000 professors, academic librarians, and others interested in higher education issues across Canada.

The web version of Academic Matters, in addition to making the print version available online, features web-exclusive articles, film and book review essays, and blogs written by academic opinion leaders on the many issues facing the academy.

Reproduction of articles requires the permission of the author and publisher. Copyright in material accepted for publication remains with the author. The publisher may choose, however, to translate and/or reproduce material in print and electronic form. All published material reflects the views of the author and not the publisher.

Academic Matters accepte volontiers des articles écrits en anglais ou en français.

Editor-in-Chief: Ben Lewis

Publisher: Academic Matters is published by the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations, representing more than 17,000 professors and academic librarians who are employed in Ontario universities.