The Full-Time Faculty Handbook

The Full-Time Faculty Handbook

by Virginia E. Bianco-Mathis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761912223

ISBN-13: 9780761912224

Pub. Date: 11/17/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The Full-Time Faculty Handbook is a guide to the life of a college professor. Editors Virginia Bianco-Mathis and Neal Chalofsky examine the major components of a life in the academy - teaching, advising, publishing, research, and service. Practical, comprehensive, and engaging, this handy guide appeals to a broad audience across all academic disciplines - from new…  See more details below

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The Full-Time Faculty Handbook is a guide to the life of a college professor. Editors Virginia Bianco-Mathis and Neal Chalofsky examine the major components of a life in the academy - teaching, advising, publishing, research, and service. Practical, comprehensive, and engaging, this handy guide appeals to a broad audience across all academic disciplines - from new professors to tenured faculty.. "The authors also address the latest trends in the field that are affecting time-honored teaching traditions, such as distance learning, outcome assessment, continuous learning, and the evolving roles and responsibilities of full-time faculty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761912224
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/17/1998
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Academic Life and Career
Pt. IAcademic Roles and Responsibilities
1Administration and Management3
2Teaching and Learning17
3Student Advising69
4Academic Research97
5University Service113
6Professional Service129
Pt. IIIssues and Trends
7Professional Development and Advancement143
8New Learning Approaches: Conceptualizing the Learning-Teaching Interaction165
9Technology: Computers, Distance Learning, and the Virtual University177
10Diversity in Higher Education195
Epilogue213
Index215
About the Editors223
About the Contributors225

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