The Erosion of Academic Troth: Disengaging from the Ties that Bind

  • Carmen Shields
  • Michelle K. McGinn Brock University
  • Michael Manley-Casimir Brock University
  • Nancy E. Fenton University of Waterloo
Keywords: academic lives, belonging, disengagement, loss, affiliation


This final article in the collection examines the ways academics disengage when they no longer feel desired or appreciated, and the resulting personal and communal loss.

Author Biography

Carmen Shields
Nipissing University