ERIC Number: ED218990
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Oct
Reference Count: 0
The Future of Institutional Research. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southern Association for Institutional Research (Orlando, Florida, October 24-26, 1979).
Salley, Charles D., Ed.; And Others
Proceedings of the 1979 conference of the Southern Association for Institutional Research (SAIR) are presented. The conference theme was the future of institutional research. Contents include reports of preconference workshops, speeches, panel reports, abstracts of papers, and reports pertaining to the affairs of the SAIR. Documents and authors are as follows: "The Relationship between Institutional Planning and the Future of Institutional Research" (President's Message)," (Norman P. Uhl); "Proliferation, Fragmentation and Politicalization: Institutional Research, in Transition or in Disintegration?" (Keynote speech, Marvin W. Peterson); "Past, Present, and Future of Institutional Research" (Panel, Edwin R. Smith, Moderator); "Integrated Approach to Marketing at a Land-Grant Institution" (Panel, Emmett T. Kohler, Moderator); "The Budgeting Process in a Steady State Economy" (Panel, Fletcher F. Carter, Moderator); "Recruitment and Institutional Research in the 1980's" (W. Kevin Hunt); "Identifying Adult Educational Needs in a Rural Community" (Carol A. Kayla, James M. Hoey); Non-Academic Factors Influencing the 'Withdrawal' of Academically Ineligibile Black Students" (Timothy R. Sanford); "Voluntary Withdrawal: Why Don't They Return?" (Ellen M. Ironside, Timothy R. Sanford); "The Use of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator in Institutional Research" (Donald J. Reichard and Norman P. Uhl); "Computerized Enrollment Driven Financial Forecasting Model" (John R. Sarvella); "A Comparison of Research Techniques Used in the Collective Bargaining Process" (Stephen W. Ahrens); and "Concerns in the Selection of an Appropriate Data Source: A Critical Aspect of Institutional Research" (Ellen I. Posey, Donna L. Sylvan). (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Adult Education, Collective Bargaining, College Administration, College Faculty, College Planning, College Students, Decision Making, Educational Change, Enrollment Trends, Governance, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Management Information Systems, Political Influences, Prediction, Research Methodology, Research Needs, Research Problems, Researchers, Self Evaluation (Groups), Statistical Analysis, Student Attrition, Student Recruitment, Trend Analysis
Southern Association for Institutional Research, ADM 214, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Association for Institutional Research.