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McDonnell, Lorraine M.; And Others – 1983
Data are presented on the recipients of Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowships, a federally-funded program supporting specialist training at the graduate level. The information comes from two surveys, one of FLAS recipients who earned a Ph.D. between 1967 and 1979, and the second a sample of those who received FLAS fellowships…
Descriptors: Area Studies, Careers, Educational Policy, Federal Aid
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Fasser, Carl E.; And Others – Academic Medicine, 1992
A survey of 58 second- and third-year medical school geriatric fellows found they perceived their research training as inadequate, because of insufficient time for research activities and inadequate exposure to research-qualified scientists. Results suggest a research-focused third fellowship year may be futile without more resources. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Educational Needs, Educational Quality, Fellowships, Geriatrics
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Hitchcock, Maurice A.; And Others – Journal of Medical Education, 1986
A study of 20 faculty development fellows' self-concept as a clinical teacher, before and after a fellowship, revealed a substantial change in self-perception on two of the factors, and increased congruence with perceptions of an ideal teacher. Focus was on the characteristics of authority, sensitivity, and capability. (MSE)
Descriptors: Attitude Change, Family Practice (Medicine), Fellowships, Higher Education
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Bowers, Lynne Jordan; Leon, Vickie – SRA Journal, 1994
A study of fringe benefits requested by 19 research institutions on behalf of recipients of postdoctoral and junior faculty fellowships found differences reflecting varied institutional policies. It is suggested that, given current funding agency concerns about resource allocation, these and other costs might be more appropriately shared by the…
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, College Administration, College Faculty, Comparative Analysis
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Robbins, Alan S.; Beck, John C. – Journal of Medical Education, 1982
Performance objectives, core content, training experiences, and clinical exposure and program evaluations are described for geriatric fellows and house staff members in internal medicine, family practice, neurology, and psychiatry. A modified Delphi study was used. (Author/MLW)
Descriptors: Core Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Delphi Technique, Fellowships
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Fisher, Albert B., Jr. – American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 1979
Those disciplines in the pharmaceutical sciences where critical manpower shortages now exist or will occur are identified by 34 pharmaceutical manufacturers in response to a request by the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education, which awarded fellowships in four critical areas. High priority needs are appended. (JMD)
Descriptors: Fellowships, Higher Education, Industry, Labor Needs