ERIC Number: EJ626657
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Selection of Academic Staff.
Bisset, I. M.; Fisher, S. G.; Macrosson, W. D. K.; Phillips, C. W.
Journal of the Programme on Institutional Management in Higher Education, v12 n3 p129-43 2000
Sought to identify assessable variables which could be used by universities in the selection of faculty when they are faced with candidates who have not had the opportunity of demonstrating their ability to produce research output independently of senior mentors. Identified a quantifiable personal characteristic, the Kirton Adaption-Innovation measure, which, for the academics studied, appears associated with publication output. (EV)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Faculty Publishing, Foreign Countries, Personnel Evaluation, Personnel Selection, Predictive Measurement, Predictor Variables, Productivity
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom