ERIC Number: ED215612
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Industry/University Cooperative Programs. Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the Council of Graduate Schools in the United States (20th, Las Vegas, Nevada, December 2, 1980).
Council of Graduate Schools in the U.S., Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Proceedings of a 1980 workshop on industry/university cooperative programs are presented. Program presentations and authors include: "On Industry/Academia Relations" (T. Baron); "The MIT Liaison Program" (J. D. Bruce); "An Industrial Perspective of Academic Programs" (R. Fuller); "University/Industry Interactions through 'Centers'" (R. L. McCullough); "Industry/Academia Interaction in Polymer Science and Engineering at IBM" (J. Economy); "Observations on Industry/University Interactions in Animal Health Research" (D. C. Farrington); "Industry/Academic Interaction in Polymer Science and Engineering at Case Western Reserve University" (J. Lando); "Industry/Academia Interaction in Materials Science and Engineering at Rockwell International" (P. Cannon); "University/Industry Coupling: Philosophical Underpinnings and Empirical Leanings" (R. Roy); "Master's Degree Program in Computer Science Under Contract to a Large Electronics Firm" (W. H. Matchett); and "Philadelphia Association for Clinical Trials: Review and Prospects" (J. Schrogie). In addition, introductory remarks are presented by James C. Seferis, Michael Pelczar, Fred Betz, and Paul V. Tebo. The introductory remarks focus on the incentives and problems that may be anticipated in initiating and participating in industry/university cooperative programs. The majority of speakers and participants emphasized that in order to foster cooperative activity in research and education, it is necessary to institutionalize short-term and long-term communications between university and industrial personnel. (SW)
Descriptors: Animal Husbandry, Biological Sciences, College Programs, Computer Science, Cooperative Education, Engineering, Financial Support, Higher Education, Industry, Masters Programs, Physical Sciences, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Research Projects, School Business Relationship, Technology Transfer
Council of Graduate Schools in the United States, One Dupont Circle, Suite 430, Washington, DC 20036 ($8.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council of Graduate Schools in the U.S., Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.