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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt; Yoni Ryan
|Description:||xii, 177 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Part 1 Issues of quality and institutional research culture: planning for quality in graduate studies; from thesis writing to research application - learning the research culture; staff development for research; a model for the management of research degree supervision in a post-1987 university; gender and postgraduate supervision; quality in supervisory overseas students?. Part 2 Educational processes to achieve quality: improving the quality of postgraduate supervision through residential staff development programmes; the "big picture" about managing writing; supervising the writing of a thesis; the postgraduate's journey - an interplay of roles; avoiding communication breakdown; supervising literature reviews; contracts and checklists - practical propositions for postgraduate supervision; "guidelines for discussion" - a tool for managing postgraduate supervision.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt and Yoni Ryan.|
"A practical and sensible book from which even experienced research staff can gain insights." -- British Journal of Education Studies