ERIC Number: ED145773
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Rational Decision Making and Political Realities: The Role of Institutional Research. Papers from the Annual Meeting of the North East Association for Institutional Research (3rd, Princeton, NJ, November 4, 5, and 6, 1976).
North East Association for Institutional Research.
Papers are on the topics of: perspectives on the place of institutional research in policy, programs, and politics (William H. Faricy, Virginia P. Mitchell, Paul L. Kenepp, Dwight C. Smith, Jr., Wendell G. Lorang, Jr., Ronald H. Stein); assessment and management in higher education (Jerry W. Brown, J. Barton Luedeke, Adolph Katz, James J. McGovern); evaluating the evaluators (Larence Hoelcle, Boris Blai, Jr., H. William Coles); facilitating facilities planning (Loren Gould, Eric Brown); assessing outcomes (Ernest T. Pascarella, Patrick T. Terenzini, Judith Piesco, Lawrence Kojaku, Lou Genevie, Lawrence Podell, Paul Succop); planning and programming for faculty (Robert Lewis, Andrew T.Ford, Joseph J. Durzo); predicting and analyzing student attrition (David Nichols, Daniel L. Kegan, Susan Loveland, Barry Kaufman); planning and evaluating (James D. Tschechtelin, A.H. Kuntz, Richard L. Alfred); and formulating financial plans (Robert Grose). The keynote address is by Dorothy Goodwin. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administration, College Faculty, Conference Reports, Decision Making, Dropouts, Educational Finance, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Evaluation, Facility Planning, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Needs Assessment, Persistence, Policy Formation, Political Influences, Program Development, Self Evaluation
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.
Note: Papers presented at the Annual Meeting of the North East Association for Institutional Research (3rd, Princeton, N. J., November 1976)