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- 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...
- BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 36.11
Hochschulen sind schon lange keine Elfenbeintürme mehr. Sie stehen vielmehr im Lichte der Öffentlichkeit und sind mit zahlreichen Erwartungen und Ansprüchen konfrontiert. Transparenz und eine Rechenschaftspflicht gegenüber der Öffentlichkeit sind Bestandteile der gesellschaftlichen Verantwortung von Hochschulen. Die vorliegende Studie beleuchtet konzeptionelle... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2005; US$ 49.99
In the past, colleges and universities relied on 'small picture' tactics to determine insititutional direction. Even now, many institutions are missing a 'big picture' approach to leadership and management. In an environment where business continues to aggressively optimize the opportunities it sees in higher education, institutional leaders must adopt... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 14.95
Chairing an academic department comes with a multitude of responsibilities in a wide variety of areas. As a new department chair, you immediately confront many of the basics of academic leadership: managing budgets, supporting faculty, resolving conflict, and facilitating change, to name a few of the topics covered in The Essentials for New Department... more...
- Springer New York 2012; US$ 209.00
In a globalized context of high stakeholder expectations, increasing regulation and unpredictable technological developments, this volume shares the expertise of university managers leading innovative and entrepreneurial initiatives around the world. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
The specification of standards in higher education has long been the subject of international debate. This text covers the rationales, operational issues and perspectives on benchmarking and standards from international viewpoints. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 72.95
Educational development is a major issue for higher education institutions (HEIs). It constitutes a major part of the research work of many academics. This practical volume, written by experienced practitioners in the field, is a guide to successfully managing an educational development project. more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 66.00
The Resource Handbook for Academic Deans, Third Edition This thoroughly revised volume is written by and for academic administrators. Each chapter explores a particular challenge or issue that has been identified by the American Conference of Academic Deans (ACAD) members as most relevant in their role as academic leaders, then provides practical... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 40.95
Conflicts between faculty and administration have become particularly virulent and disruptive in recent years, as institutions have struggled to adapt to intensifying pressures for efficiency and accountability. Analyzing common sources of conflict and challenges on campus that impede attempts to address these conflicts, Bridging the Divide between... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 23.99
?Pamela L. Eddy?s book deserves our time for two simple reasons: first, the multidimensional model for leading change transcends community colleges and is applicable broadly within and beyond education; and, second, the author?s thoughtful inclusion of vignettes and case studies provides the day-to-day grounding to make her model relevant to readers... more...