ERIC Number: ED446641
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The NEA 2000 Almanac of Higher Education.
Wechsler, Harold, Ed.
This report contains seven articles on current issues in higher education and a separate faculty salary report for 1998-1999. Articles on the status of the profession are: (1) "Faculty Salaries, 1998-99" (Suzanne B. Clery and John B. Lee); (2) "Innovative Approaches to Bargaining" (Gary Rhoades and Christine Maitland); (3) "Union Organizing and the Law: Part-Time Faculty and Graduate Teaching Assistants" (Gregory M. Saltzman); (4) "Accountability: Challenges for Higher Education" (William Zumeta); (5) "Benefits and Retirement: Challenges for the New Century" (Jay L. Chronister); (6) "Higher Education Finance Variable: An Analysis" (Deagelia M. Pena); and (7) "Higher Education Staff: Bearing the Brunt of Cost Containment" (Linda K. Johnsrud). The institutional faculty salary report provides salary and compensation information for 3,128 institutions. Data, which are organized by state, institutional type, and control, are based on 1998-1999 data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Each chapter contains references. (Contains 40 tables and 11 figures.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Accountability, Collective Bargaining, College Faculty, Educational Economics, Educational Finance, Educational Trends, Faculty Workload, Fringe Benefits, Higher Education, Teacher Employment Benefits, Teacher Salaries, Unions
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reference Materials - General
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Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.