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  • Understanding Authority in Higher Educationby Dean O. Smith

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 54.99

    Understanding Authority in Higher Education clarifies issues of authority in an academic setting. Throughout, it introduces basic concepts of higher-education administration and then examines the limits of authority in context. more...

  • Leadership for Change in Teacher Educationby Susan E. Elliott-Johns

    SensePublishers 2015; US$ 49.99

    Leadership for Change in Teacher Education: Voices of Canadian Deans of Education presents a rich sampling of diverse perspectives on the topic in a unique collection of reflections contributed by Canadian deans of education. The focus of the inquiry, ?What would we hear from deans of education invited to share their perspectives on leadership for... more...

  • The Essential Academic Dean or Provostby Jeffrey L. Buller

    Wiley 2015; US$ 65.00

    The go-to reference for academic leaders seeking practical answers to everyday challenges The Essential Academic Dean or Provost explains the "how" of academic leadership, providing a practical, comprehensive, reality-based reference for almost any problem, challenge, or opportunity. This updated second edition includes new chapters on the difference... more...

  • The Hallmark Universityby Paul Temple

    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...

  • Developing Tomorrow's Leadersby Pamela L. Eddy; Debbie L. Sydow; Richard L. Alfred; Regina L. Garza-Mitchell

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 25.99

    Developing Tomorrow's Leaders provides a template for leadership development in the community college sector. The theme of the book focuses on the need to move beyond hierarchical leadership to networked leadership that taps talent throughout the institution. more...

  • Hochschulsteuerung im Spannungsfeld interner und externer Anforderungenby Syncwork (AG)

    Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 2010; US$ 13.96

    Die deutsche Wissenschaftslandschaft befindet sich im Umbruch. Neben den Studienreformen und den Veränderungen der Forschungslandschaft in Folge der Exzellenzinitiative haben Maßnahmen der Binnenmodernisierung (Finanz- und Rechnungssysteme, Organisations- und Steuerungsstrukturen) hohe Priorität. Weiterhin sind die Neuordnung der Außenverhältnisse... more...

  • Leading for Changeby Jonathan Jansen

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This book offers new theoretical ground for thinking about, and transforming, leadership and higher education worldwide. Through an examination of the construct of intimacy and ?nearness?, including emotional, spiritual, psychic, intellectual, and physical closeness, Jonathan Jansen demonstrates its power to influence positive leadership in young... more...

  • Positive Academic Leadershipby Jeffrey L. Buller

    Wiley 2013; US$ 44.00

    "A book that every academic leader should read and put into practice." —Kim Cameron, associate dean of executive education, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan Praise for Positive Academic Leadership " Buller has produced a book that every academic leader should read and put into practice. Positive Academic Leadership pulls... more...

  • Codes of Conduct in Academiaby John M. Braxton; Nathaniel J. Bray

    Wiley 2012; US$ 29.00

    Chapters of this issue of New Directions for Higher Education present tenets of codes of conduct for the presidency, academic deans, admissions officers, fund-raising professionals, faculty who teach undergraduate students, and faculty who teach graduate students. The need for such codes of conduct stems from the client-serving role of colleges and... more...

  • Creating a Tipping Point: Strategic Human Resources in Higher Educationby Alvin Evans; Edna Chun

    Wiley 2012; US$ 29.00

    In a turbulent, unstable era of severe financial pressures, the development of strategic human resource (HR) practices has become an urgent mandate in higher education. With significant and widespread institutional shifts resulting from globalization, heightened competition, and rapid innovation, educational leaders must optimize their most significant... more...