The Chronicle of Higher Education
October 21st, 2014
The average net worth of adjunct professors just got a little higher.
Steve Wozniak, the computing pioneer who co-founded the company that
became Apple Inc., has been named an adjunct professor at the University
of Technology, Sydney, in Australia, the college said in a news release. It is his first adjunct appointment.
Mr. Wozniak—known as “Woz”—will work with students and staff members in the university’s Innovation and Enterprise Research Laboratory.
He has visited the campus only once and is doing his instruction via
video stream. He will make his second campus visit in December.
“It’s hard to imagine a more iconic mentor for UTS students than one
of the most influential technology pioneers of the modern era,” said the
university’s deputy vice chancellor for research, Glenn Wightwick, in