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The insider's guide to working with universities : practical insights for board members, businesspeople, entrepreneurs, philanthropists, alumni, parents, and administrators

Author: James W Dean, Jr.; Deborah Y Clarke
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is an introduction to universities for business people who are board members or who take leadership positions in higher education. Lack of understanding the core mission of colleges and universities limits the effectiveness of business people in higher education, and this book provides the information they need to be more successful. It covers topics such as the similarities and differences between  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dean, James W., Jr., 1956-
Insider's guide to working with universities.
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2019011633
(OCoLC)1090709608
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James W Dean, Jr.; Deborah Y Clarke
ISBN: 9781469653433 1469653435
OCLC Number: 1112152925
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: How are businesses and universities different? How are they similar? --
American colleges and universities --
Inside the black box: schools, centers, degrees, and curricula --
How are colleges and universities influenced from outside? Regulation and accreditation --
Who are the faculty? --
Organization, affiliation, and influence inside the university --
What is academic research? --
Where does college and university funding come from? Where does it go? --
Recommendations for business and university collaboration.
Responsibility: James W. Dean Jr. and Deborah Y. Clarke.

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Advocates for the missions and structures that make universities unique among American enterprises. While they acknowledge the challenges faced when working with academic institutions, the authors  Read more...

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