ERIC Number: ED251002
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
Reference Count: 0
The Universities in a Changing World--Adaptation or Guidance? Proceedings of the European Association for Institutional Research Forum (4th, Uppsala, Sweden, August 25-27, 1982).
Belanger, Charles H., Ed.
Changes in higher education that affect teaching and research are addressed in the proceedings of the 1982 forum of the European Association for Institutional Research. In addition to six invited papers on adaptation or guidance of universities, papers on faculty, resources and cost indicators, research facilities and equipment, and institutional self-study and program assessment are presented. Abstracts of 10 additional contributed papers are also included. Titles and authors of papers include the following: "Higher Education and Research as Dynamics for the Development of Society" (Carl-Gustaf Andren); "Universities in a Changing World--Adaptation or Guidance?" (Bernard F. Sliger); "Changes in Faculty Characteristics, Activities, and Attitudes Over 25 Years at a Major United States University" (John E. Stecklein); "Faculty Profiles in a Long-Term and Comparative Perspective" (Urban Dahllof); "A Resource Requirements Prediction Model for the Central Administration Support Program in a University" (Franz Bingen, Carlos Siau); "A Model for Planning Systematic Replacement of Scientific Equipment" (John A. Muffo); "A Qualitative Model for Institutional Self-Study" (F. Craig Johnson); and "Statewide System for Assessment of Institutional Basic Skills Programs" (Madan Capoor, Edward Morante). (SW)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Comparative Education, Educational Facilities, Educational Finance, Expenditures, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Program Costs, Program Evaluation, Research, Science Equipment, Self Evaluation (Groups), Shared Facilities, Teacher Characteristics
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: European Association for Institutional Research.
Identifiers: Belgium; Research Universities; Spain; Sweden; University of Minnesota