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ERIC Number: EJ461463
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0271-0633
Early Turning Points in Professorial Careers of Women and Minorities.
Boice, Robert
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n53 p71-79 Spr 1993
A study of 88 female and minority college faculty revealed that faculty who do not adapt well experience early career turning points, usually in the first semesters. Mentoring and social networks are found to be significant in adaptation. The simple nature of the turning points suggests strategies for avoiding such marginalization. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Theme Issue: Building a Diverse Faculty.