ERIC Number: EJ558903
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Looking for a Job As a Psychology Professor? Factors Affecting Applicant Success.
Sheehan, Eugene P.; McDevitt, Teresa M.; Ross, Heather C.
Teaching of Psychology, v25 n1 p8-11 1998
Summarizes a survey given to chairs of search committees that examine the procedures used to hire psychology faculty. Data revealed typical search processes, evaluative criteria, and factors determining who was ultimately hired. Includes statistical tables showing mean ratings of the most important criteria used to evaluate materials and candidates. (MJP)
Descriptors: Faculty, Faculty Recruitment, Full Time Faculty, Higher Education, Job Applicants, Job Search Methods, Portfolios (Background Materials), Psychology, Resumes (Personal), Teacher Employment, Teacher Placement, Teacher Qualifications, Teacher Supply and Demand, Teaching (Occupation), Teaching Experience
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A