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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 42.99
Written informally, Fitting Form to Function that the way in which the various departments within colleges and universities are organized has a direct impact on their effectiveness. Factors such as reporting structures, what kinds of committees are formed, and how the administration and faculty collaborate to make decisions all play key roles... more...
From "loose Coupling" To "tight Management"? Making Sense Of The Changing Landscape In Management And Organization TheoryEmerald Group Publishing Limited 2002; US$ 199.00
Two decades ago, Allison (1984) wrote an article asking whether public administration and business administration were ??fundamentally alike in all unimportant respects?? (the answer was a qualified yes and no). This special issue of the Journal of Education Administration began with a similarly broad question concerning changes in organizational thought... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 45.00
Revamp senior administration organization for more effective governance Governance Reconsidered: How Boards, Presidents, Administrators, and Faculty Can Help Their Colleges Thrive takes an in-depth look at the current practice of governance in higher education and explores solutions for more effective functioning. Written by a former college... more...
Governance in the Twenty-First-Century University: Approaches to Effective Leadership and Strategic ManagementWiley 2011; US$ 29.00
Explores approaches to effective leadership and strategic management in the twenty-first century university that recognize and respond to the perceptions and attitudes of university leaders toward institutional structures. It examines the differences between treating universities as businesses and managing universities in a businesslike manner, what... more...
- Institute of Education Press 2014; US$ 41.95
This book brings together and analyses recent research findings relevant to university and college management, both empirical and theoretical, and places them in the context of existing ideas about the management of the modern university, and the policy frameworks within which they operate. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 114.95
Hard Labour? Academic Work and the Changing Landscape of Higher Education provokes the reader to think critically about the emergence of corporate styles of governance, management and leadership in HEIs and ways in which the demands of new public management and the knowledge economy has shaped and re-shaped scholarly work and identity. Drawing on data... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 29.00
This issue uses the powerful narrative of autoethnography to make visible the existence of international professors and teaching assistants who speak English as a Second Language. These important, but often invisible, individuals contribute daily to the education of students within the US postsecondary educational system. This volume covers a variety... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 79.99
This book examines how social media are redefining what university communities are and the purposes and practices of the various functional areas in higher education. It presents an overview of innovative practices in the recruitment, advising, retention, graduation and engagement of students and alumni. more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 1996; US$ 62.00
The management of higher education institutions is very complex. This book presents an account of non-academic higher education management. It includes contributions from distinguished practitioners of university management, and is meant as a key resource for all aspiring, trainee, and practicing managers in higher education. more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 69.99
Hochschulen sind im Wandel und befinden sich seit einigen Jahren auf dem Weg zu korporativen Akteuren. Ursprünglich war der Modus ihrer Entscheidungsstrukturen zwischen Interessensorganisationen und Arbeitsorganisationen angesiedelt. Mittlerweile verschiebt sich dieser Modus immer mehr in Richtung Arbeitsorganisation. Einige Universitäten werben sogar... more...