ERIC Number: EJ405585
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Boom in Postdoctoral Study Prompts a Re-Evaluation of Pros and Cons of Added Rung in Academic Ladder.
Mangan, Katherine S.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v37 n29 pA15,18 Apr 4 1990
For many aspiring faculty members it is required to spend several years in postdoctoral study before they will be considered for a faculty position. A postdoctoral researcher usually works under the supervision of a faculty mentor, and is free to concentrate on scholarly work, without teaching or advising. (MLW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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