ERIC Number: EJ503295
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Problems and Possibilities: The US Academic Profession.
Altbach, Philip G.
Studies in Higher Education, v20 n1 p27-44 Mar 1995
Analysis of the state of academic careers in the United States looks at employment patterns and trends, retrenchment, enrollments trends, research funding, faculty workloads and pressures, tenure, academic freedom, and research funding. It is concluded that, although the future for faculty is not particularly bright, it is also not disastrous. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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