skip to content
Advice for new faculty members : nihil nimus Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Advice for new faculty members : nihil nimus

Author: Robert Boice
Publisher: Boston, Mass : Allyn and Bacon, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 14th printingView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

"Advice for New Faculty Members: Nihil Nimus" is a guide to the start of a successful academic career. As its title suggests (nothing in excess), it advocates moderation in ways of working, based on  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Boice
ISBN: 0205281591 9780205281596
OCLC Number: 886701186
Description: 319 S : Ill ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface. Introduction: Why New Professors Need Timely Advice. 1.MODERATE WORK AT TEACHING. Wait. Begin Before Feeling Ready. Prepare and Present in Brief, Regular Sessions. Stop. Moderate Overattachment and Overreaction. Moderate Negative Thinking and Strong Emotions. Let Others Do Some of the Work. Moderate Classroom Incivilities. Summary and Extension of the Nihil Nimus Approach to Teaching. 2.Write in Mindful Ways. Rationale for a Mindful Approach to Writing. Wait. Begin Before Feeling Ready. Prepare and Present in Brief, Regular Sessions. Stop. Moderate Overattachment and Overreaction. Moderate Negative Thinking and Strong Emotions. Let Others Do Some of the Work. Moderate Classroom Incivilities. A Summary of Chapter 2 and its Mindful Ways of Writing. 3.Socialize and Serve with Compassion. Introduction: Why Compassion Is Ultimately Important. Learn about Academic Culture, Early, Patiently. Let Others Do Some of Your Work. Combine Self-Service with Service for Others. General Summary: Catalog Sujmary of Nihil Nimus Rules. Sources. Appendix: Readings by the Numbers.
Responsibility: Robert Boice.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/886701186> # Advice for new faculty members : nihil nimus
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "886701186" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Place/boston_mass> ; # Boston, Mass
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Topic/hochschullehrer> ; # Hochschullehrer
   schema:bookEdition "14th printing." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Person/boice_robert> ; # Robert Boice
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/132642844> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Advice for new faculty members : nihil nimus" ;
   schema:productID "886701186" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/886701186#PublicationEvent/boston_mass_allyn_and_bacon_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Agent/allyn_and_bacon> ; # Allyn and Bacon
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780205281596> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/886701186> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Agent/allyn_and_bacon> # Allyn and Bacon
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Allyn and Bacon" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/132642844#Person/boice_robert> # Robert Boice
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Boice" ;
   schema:givenName "Robert" ;
   schema:name "Robert Boice" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780205281596>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0205281591" ;
   schema:isbn "9780205281596" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.