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ERIC Number: ED392382
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
To Improve the Academy: Resources for Faculty, Instructional, and Organizational Development, 1982.
Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education.
This annual journal issue contains 21 papers, many of which were developed as background pieces for sessions of the annual conferences of the Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education (POD). Papers are grouped into four sections on: personal reflections, faculty development, evaluation of teaching practices, and training and development. The following papers are included: (1) "Empowerment in Academic Cultures: Whose Responsibility Is It?" (Lance C. Buhl); (2) "Dreams and Actualities: Danforth Fellows in Mid-Career" (R. Eugene Rice); (3) "The Unaccepted Challenge: Faculty Development for Women" (Michele Fisher); (4) "The Scholar-Practitioner Dilemma" (Robert J. Menges); (5) "A Mathematician's Journey: From Applying the Pure to Purifying the Applied" (Ronald A. Smith); (6) "Tanning My Hide with Research" (Robert E. Young); (7) "On Doing Intellectual Work: Grasping the Power of the Gestalt" (Rita Weathersby); (8) "The Creativity of Being Marginal: A Style of Generating Research in Education" (John D. W. Andrews); (9) "The Path of Passionate Inquiry: A Comment on Smith, Young, Weathersby, and Andrews" (Michael Piechowski); (10) "Undergraduate Reactions to Teaching Assistants" (Robert J. Menges and Jeremy Wilson); (11) "A Comprehensive Evaluation of a College Course" (Richard R. Sudweeks and Robert M. Diamond); (12) "Effect of a Teaching Consultation Process upon Personal Development in Faculty" (Mary Deane Sorcinelli); (13) "Knowing, Understanding, and Other Forms of Learning" (Bette LaSere Erickson and Glenn R. Erickson); (14) "The Design of Intellectual Experience" (Donald L. Finkel and G. Stephen Monk); (15) "The Dreaded Discussion--Ten Ways to Start" (Peter Fredrick); (16) "Teaching with Charisma" (James D. Milojkovic); (17) "The 'First Day' Workshop" (Peter Fredrick); (18) "A Second Look at Faculty Development and the Second Sex" (Michele Fisher and Winifred E. Anderson); (19) "Overview of Trigger Film Strategies" (Linc. Fisch); (20) "The Classroom Information Manual: A Guide to the Teaching Environment" (Marina Estabrook); and (21) "Instructional Improvement Through Individual Consultation" (Deborah E. Simpson et al.). Most papers contain references. (DB)
Descriptors: Career Development, College Faculty, College Instruction, Educational Environment, Educational Principles, Faculty Development, Higher Education, Instructional Improvement, Organizational Development, Professional Development, Teacher Improvement, Teaching Assistants, Women Faculty
New Forum Press, Inc., P.O. Box 876, Stillwater, OK 74076 ($10).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education.