Survey of Harvard University students finds a tiny percentage of professors are quite conservative


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A Harvard University student newspaper survey of faculty in the Faculty of Arts and Science found that only 1.46% of people who responded were lean conservatives.

The survey, which received 476 responses and 333 complete responses, was emailed to Harvard University professors between April 11 and April 26, found 1.46% of respondents leaned toward conservatives while 82.46% leaned towards the liberals.

Among Harvard University professors surveyed, 16.08% consider themselves moderate.

Only a quarter of those who responded were in favor of hiring more conservative professors, and 31% opposed it. 44% of those who responded said they “did not support or oppose it”.

HARVARD UNIVERSITY STUDENT JOURNAL GRADUATE SURVEY REVEALS VERY FEW LEAN CONSERVATIVES

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Additionally, more than half of those who responded said they would support “additional vetting” for those who previously served in the Trump administration if hired into the Faculty of Arts and Science, but a plurality of those who responded “oppose their total ban”. of these positions.”

The survey comes about a month after the publication published a survey of senior graduates, which found that among those surveyed, 4% of graduating class of 2022 are conservative lean and 2.4% “very conservative” lean. .

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View of the historic architecture of famous Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

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He also asked students about their politics before attending Harvard and found that 7.1% of graduates identified as conservative before attending the university.

93% of students surveyed, who obtained a response rate of 40% out of 1,269 senior graduates, have an unfavorable view of former president trump, according to the report. 51.8% of graduate students surveyed have a favorable opinion of President Biden, compared to 30.1% who have an unfavorable opinion.

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The survey also found that among graduate students surveyed, 54.1% support “defunding or abolishing ICE,” and only 15.3% support “Elon Musk’s bid to buy Twitter.” “.


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