'Academicians only want Datuk titles and promotion'

24 Jan 2013 | 9,283 views

Faculty staff in local universities are allegedly "too afraid to push for academic freedom because this may affect their chance of being promoted or receiving honorific titles like Datuk".

Levelling the charge at a forum on 'Academic Freedom and Rights' last night were former law professor Abdul Aziz Bari and Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (UIAM) lecturer Maszlee Malik.

Full Story: http://www.malaysiakini.com/news/219693

Camera: Fendi Zulkfley

Editing: Tan Jiun Wuu