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Oxford Chairs: Ofra Magidor, Ruth Chang

Gilles

69 day(s) ago

Isn't Magidor the daughter of the former president of Hebrew University?

Vandana

Typical: someone who's supposed to be an affirmative action hire due to some superficial characteristic like gender turns out to come from enormous privilege.

Ronald

69 day(s) ago

She was supposed to be an affirmative action hire? Like, that's how they intended her appointment?

Sergei

54 day(s) ago

She was supposed to be an affirmative action hire? Like, that's how they intended her appointment?

Ronald

Yes

Tadeusz

47 day(s) ago

Scott Hershovitz would have been the better hire for the Juris chair. Chang is still good though.

Georgi

46 day(s) ago

Yeah, Scott would have been very good -- but did he want that job?


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