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QUESTION NO: 64
DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Education and Skills (Deputy Richard Bruton)
by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 01/03/2017
To ask the Minister for Education and Skills his views on the rise of precarious employment and short term contracts in higher education.
In May 2016 I welcomed the publication of the Report of the Chair of the Expert Group on Fixed Term and Part-Time issues in Lecturing in Ireland. The Report contains a number of recommendations that will assist in addressing concerns raised about the level of part-time and fixed-term employment in lecturing in the third level sector.