ERIC Number: EJ637477
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Factors Considered by New Faculty in Their Decision To Choose Careers in Academic Dentistry.
Schenkein, Harvey A.; Best, Al M.
Journal of Dental Education, v65 n9 p832-40 Sep 2001
Surveyed new dental faculty about what factors influenced them to choose academic careers. Found that factors related to teaching and scholarship were the most important influences, while concerns about income and indebtedness were the most important negative considerations. Other positive factors included mentors and role models, long-term aspirations, and research. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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