Third Thursdays with Ruthie: Are College Professors and Other Professional Employees Covered By the NLRA?

April 18, 2019
Close up of teacher writing on chalkboard.

The issue of whether faculty at private colleges and universities are entitled to the protections of the National Labor Relations Act is still in flux—and cases on this topic can provide useful insight for other industries as well. In this episode of the Third Thursdays podcast, Ruthie Goodboe and Fito Agraz discuss the current state of the law as it relates to managerial status under the NLRA, and what recent cases mean for employers inside and outside of the educational context.