ERIC Number: ED238387
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Critical Aspects of Faculty Development Programs. Proceedings of the Invitational Seminar on Faculty Development (Sherman, Texas, April 25-26, 1983).
Bedsole, Dan T., Ed.
Proceedings of the 1983 Invitational Seminar on Faculty Development are presented. Focal areas included funding of faculty development and program development, the history and issues concerning faculty development, career development plans and growth contracts, the special needs from the period of midcareer to retirement, the context and overall assumptions for faculty development, programs for the improvement of teaching, and the expanded use of sabbaticals and study leaves. Papers and authors include the following: "Endowment Support" (J. Scott Buchanan); "Foundation Support" (Philip C. Winstead); "Fifteen Plus One Lowcost Faculty Development Ideas" (Willaim C. Nelsen); "Faculty Development: Applying What We Have Learned for the Important Years Ahead" (William C. Nelsen);"Faculty Development at Gordon College" (Richard F. Gross); "Austin College's Experience" (Charles R. Barr); "Retirement Planning for the Eighties" (Kevin C. Brown); "The Ten Years before Retirement as a Transition (Edward H. Phillips); "The Glorious Privelege of Being Independent" (W. Todd Furniss): "Being Professional Academically" (R. Eugene Rice); "Peer Consultation" (Joe E. Elmore); "Mini-grants and Workshops" (Philip C. Winstead); "Use of Leaves and Other Resources to Maintain Vitality" (R. Eugene Rice); and "Scheduling for More Frequent Sabbaticals" (Glenn R. Bucher). A summary of the seminar, a seminar program schedule, and a list of participants are included. (SW)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Richardson (Sid W.) Foundation, Fort Worth, TX.
Authoring Institution: Austin Coll., Sherman, TX. Center for Program and Institutional Renewal.