ERIC Number: EJ577664
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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New Directions for Research, Policy Development, and Practice.
Leslie, David W.
New Directions for Higher Education, n104 p95-100 Win 1998
Issues concerning the increasing use of part-time and adjunct faculty in higher education that must be addressed include the need for research on faculty work, jobs, and careers, and on the institutional setting for part-time employment; faculty career patterns, incentives and disincentives; role of this group in the academic community; and implications for maintaining the quality of higher education. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Theme issue: "The Growing Use of Part-Time Faculty: Understanding Causes and Effects," No. 104.