Here is an article on today’s (April 22) Forbes Magazine website’s FRONT PAGE:
This is the comment made by Steven Salzberg on his blog in response to some of the criticism: link.
The New York Times blog: Losing the Future: Gutting Science Training
Chronicle of Higher Education: Florida Dean proposes to save money by revising faculty assignments from research to teaching
The Gainesville Sun Apr. 23: I thought I was two hours away from Disney World, but now I’m not so sure.
The author, Steven Salzberg, Prof. of Medicine and Biostatistics at Johns Hopkins University, formerly the Horvitz Professor of Computer Science at the University of Maryland, says:
I think this move is shockingly short-sighted. The University of Florida is moving backwards while the rest of the world moves ahead.