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It’s a predicament faced by scores of scholars, and it goes by many names: The two-body problem. The dual-career couple. The trailing spouse. How do do two scholars in a relationship land jobs at the same institution?

Now, a research team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has documented, seemingly for the first time, how receptive the nation’s leading research universities are to partner hires, ranking every R1 institution in a newly published scorecard. Torin Monahan is a professor in the department of communication.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The story was also covered by Inside Higher Ed.