Managing Colleges And Universities

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Overview

Hoffman and Summers provide both a conceptual framework and practical approaches relevant to leadership issues in higher education. This book offers solutions for those in leadership positions or those anticipating a position in higher education. It focuses on everyday operational problems and will provide the current or future reader with guidelines for action.

Higher education leaders must have both a sense of the past and a vision of the future. The world is changing rapidly and these changes will have an inevitable and profound impact on higher education. Institutions that fail to respond to the trends taking place around them will not likely survive with significance very far into the new millennium. This book offers help in making the transition from traditional manager/administrator to a valued leader in higher education.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780897896450
  • Publisher: ABC-Clio, LLC
  • Publication date: 6/30/2000
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 232
  • Lexile: 1370L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Meet the Author

ALLAN M. HOFFMAN is Dean of Health Sciences, Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa.

RANDAL W. SUMMERS is Principal, Summers and Associates and Professor, University of Phoenix.

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Table of Contents

Organizational Structure, Management, and Leadership for the Future by Richard Alfred and Scott Rosevear

The Practitioner's Dilemma: Understanding and Managing Change in the Academic Institution by John Levin

A Memorandum from Machiavelli on the Principled Use of Power in the Academy by Daniel J. Julius, J. Victor Baldridge, and Jeffrey Pfeffer

Higher Education Management in Theory and Practice by Jana Nidiffer

Succesfully Managing Higher Education Consortia/Partnerships by Albert B. Smith, Ronald D. Opp, Randy C. Armstrong, Gloria A. Stewart, and Randall J. Isaacson

The Financing of Higher Education by David S. Honeyman

The Process of Setting Tuition in Public University Systems: A Case Study of Interaction Between Governing Board and Campus Management by Robert H. Fenske, Frank H. Besnette, and Stephen M. Jordan

Collective Bargaining by Allan M. Hoffman, Randal W. Summers, and Yvonne Thayer

Student Development: Its Place in the Academy by Denise Ottinger

Managing with Diversity in Colleges and Universities by Amer El-Ahraf and David Gray

Managing Evaluations in Higher Education by John C. Ory

Evaluating Collegiate Administrators by Richard Miller and Peggy Miller

Index

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