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ERIC Number: EJ803888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jun-13
Pages: 1
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
The Art and Science of Managing Faculty Retirements
Wheeler, David L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v54 n40 pA15 Jun 2008
With the average age of faculty members going up and the number of students expected to go down, many colleges are encouraging professors to retire. That is not a universal urge--in some regions of the country, like the Southwest, colleges anticipate rising enrollments, and in some disciplines, like nursing, skilled faculty members are in short supply. For those institutions encouraging retirement, this article presents a list of what managers suggest.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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