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- BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 43.78
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$ 45.99
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 2012; US$ 179.00
Universities find themselves in dynamic change. They are confronted with growing expectations from their stakeholders, increasing international competition, and new technological challenges. Featuring insights and in-depth case studies from leading researchers and university decision makers from around the world, this book argues that institutions... 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...
- John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2003; US$ 29.00
Newly appointed academic managers are often unsure how to effectively manage their department's fiscal affairs. The Jossey-Bass Academic Administrator's Guide to Budgets and Financial Management is specifically designed for administrators who need guidance for managing the fiscal resources of a department or unit. Using this book, administrators... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 65.00
From the American Conference of Academic Deans comes the third edition of the handbook written for and by academic deans. Since the publication of the second edition, higher education has changed significantly and as a result, so has the role of the dean. This new edition addresses the work of a dean, from building a relationship with the president... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 36.95
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...
Understanding College and University Organization: Theories for Effective Policy and Practice, Volume IIStylus Publishing 2007; US$ 31.99
Now available in paperback, this two-volume work is intended to help readers develop powerful new ways of thinking about organizational principles, and apply them to policy-making and management in colleges and universities.The book is written with two audiences in mind: administrative and faculty leaders in institutions of higher learning, and students... more...