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ERIC Number: EJ1033945
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 39
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0022-1546
State-Funded "Eminent Scholars" Programs: University Faculty Recruitment as an Emerging Policy Instrument
Hearn, James C.; McLendon, Michael K.; Lacy, T. Austin
Journal of Higher Education, v84 n5 p601-639 Sep-Oct 2013
Over the past two decades, state governments have increasingly invested in programs to recruit accomplished scientists from elsewhere to university positions. This event history analysis suggests that an intriguing mix of comparative state disadvantage and leveragable existing research resources is associated with the likelihood of states adopting such programs.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: SBE-0738130