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The academic career handbook

Author: Loraine Blaxter; Christina Hughes; Malcolm Tight
Publisher: Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Designed for those working, or hoping to work, within the higher education system, this handbook will also be of value to those in more established positions who want to develop their own careers or want to support younger colleagues. With an emphasis on supporting staff development, this timely handbook offers guidance on the craft of performing five key tasks - networking, teaching, researching, writing and  Read more...
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Blaxter, Loraine, 1945-
Academic career handbook.
Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)605540214
Online version:
Blaxter, Loraine, 1945-
Academic career handbook.
Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)628563615
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loraine Blaxter; Christina Hughes; Malcolm Tight
ISBN: 0335198287 9780335198283 0335198279 9780335198276
OCLC Number: 37830070
Description: ix, 230 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Academic careers --
Starting an academic career --
Networking --
Teaching --
Researching --
Writing --
Managing --
Developing an academic career --
Organizations and journals.
Responsibility: Loraine Blaxter, Christina Hughes, and Malcolm Tight.

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