ERIC Number: EJ526218
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Afterword: Reflections on the College Presidency.
New Directions for Higher Education, n93 p85-87 Spr 1996
A long-time observer of the college presidency finds that the power of the presidency is often overestimated. The faculty see the president as having authority when they want favors, students see the president as an absent figure to be blamed for problems, and journalists see the president as having enough authority to justify lavish attention. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Leadership Transitions: New College Presidents."