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ISBN-13: 9781498515320
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 04/14/2017
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Brenda L. H. Marina is associate professor at Georgia Southern University, teaching graduate courses in educational leadership and higher education administration.

Table of Contents

Introduction: This is Where I Will Begin…
Brenda L. H. Marina
Section I: On the Road to Academe
Chapter 1: PhorwarD Progress: Moving Ahead through Mentorship in the Academy
Jennifer Johnson and Jeanette Snider
Chapter 2: I am My Sister’s Keeper: A Dual Mentoring Perspective of Women of Color in STEM
Virginia Tickles and Krystal Foxx
Chapter 3: Navigating the Turbulent Boundaries of a Ph.D. Program: A Supportive Peer-mentoring Relationship
Jean 'strom-Blonigen and Cindy Larson-Casselton
Section II: Tapping on the Glass Ceiling in Academe
Chapter 4: Burdens of the Gifted: Moving Inside the Margins
Allison E. McWilliams
Chapter 5: Current Career Issues and Mentoring (the Lack of Mentoring)
Dian McCallum
Chapter 6: The Courage to Give, the Courage to Receive: Mentor-Protégé Relations with Women of Color
Lillie Ben
Chapter 7: The Role of a Mentor in Supporting Early Career Academics: The Relationship is More Important than the Label
Julie Haddock-Millar and Chandana Sanyal
Section III: Steps Towards Successful Mentoring
Chapter 8: Beyond Sisterhood: Using Shared Identities to Build Peer Mentor Networks and Secure Social Capital in the Academy
Tamara Bertrand Jones, JeffriAnne Wilder, and La’Tara 'sborne-Lampkin
Chapter 9: Reflections on Mentoring Female Faculty in Higher Education
Venessa Brown, Isaac Abeku Blankson, and Ayse Y. Evrensel
Chapter 10: Mentoring Practices for Female Faculty: The Role of Professional Networks
Emma Previato
Conclusion: Lessons Learned
Brenda L. H. Marina

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