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ERIC Number: EJ654453
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1036-0026
Working as Rural Academics.
Ellis, Bronwyn; Sawyer, Janet; Dollard, Maureen; Boxall, Dianne
Education in Rural Australia, v12 n1 p43-50 2002
A survey of 85 rural and metro academics at two Australian universities found that rural faculty experienced more autonomy, cross-disciplinary stimulation, and connection to community. Rural disadvantages included professional isolation, fewer opportunities for research and advancement, and metropolitan management structures. Most of those with rural academia experience considered it a potential lifelong career. (Contains 20 references.) (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia