The best example is Vince McMahon, the owner of WWE. In the old days, wrestling was about violence and brute force, but he revolutionized it into a business of "sports entertainment". In the old days, a lot of purist wrestlers hated the idea, but he seems to overcome them all and managed to make WWE the dominant force in wrestling. Think about it, why?
As a traditional lecturer, the main taks is just to teach, but the "new age" lecturer will have to teach, do marketing, write thesis and so on..A lot of lecturers hated this but I bet this is the coming trend..
Leave, of course we can leave but there will be others to replace. Would you trust your child at the hand of these kind of people? hmmm?
I am not saying he is guilty, but it stems out of the issue of Education == $$$. So when is the last time your college passed someone who does not deserve to pass due to the bell curve :P.
What about the students? Pity this poor misguided soul...
Scared yet? Let me tell you, these people are not messing up with my mind, they are fucking up the country's future. I hope they are happy when one day, people ask "What happened?".
By that time, I will not be around to answer, I'll be in Japan already ha ha....