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Jeffrey L Buller
|Description:||xv, 409 pages ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Part I. The College Professor's Career: Applying for a faculty position ; Interviewing for a faculty position ; What kind of professor are you? ; Career planning for college professors ; The tenure and promotion process ; Special challenges for junior faculty ; Special challenges for midcareer faculty ; Special challenges for senior faculty ; Taking the next step in your career --
Part II. The College Professor as Teacher: Assessing student learning ; Writing an effective course syllabus ; Developing creative course materials ; Teaching small classes ; Teaching large classes ; Teaching one-on-one ; Teaching with technology ; Reducing grade anxiety ; Promoting student engagement ; Addressing academic misconduct ; Maintaining appropriate faculty-student relations ; Dealing with student problems and problem students ; Taking the next step in your teaching --
Part III. The College Professor as Scholar: Writing a grant proposal ; Writing a book proposal ; Overcoming research block ; Balancing scholarship with other duties ; Seeking and providing peer support for scholarship ; Alternative forms of scholarship ; Taking the next step in your scholarship --
Part IV: The College Professor as Citizen: Service reconsidered ; Creating an effective curriculum vitae ; Seeking leadership positions ; Serving on committees ; Serving as an academic advisor ; Serving as a mentor ; Handling conflict with a supervisor ; Handling conflict with colleagues ; The faculty member as fundraiser ; Exploring the possibility of administrative work ; Taking the next step in your service.
|Series Title:||Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.|
|Other Titles:||Practical guide to an academic career
Guide to an academic career
|Responsibility:||Jeffrey L. Buller.|
- College teachers -- United States.
- Universities and colleges -- United States -- Faculty.
- College teaching -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
- College teachers.
- College teaching -- Vocational guidance.
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty.
- United States.
- Teaching -- methods.
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