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  • 100+ Fun Ideas for Teaching French across the Curriculumby Nicolette Hannam

    Andrews UK 2011; US$ 16.49

    Bring French to life and make it meaningful by linking it to other subjects using a Content Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) approach. The practical, easy-to-use ideas in this book will make it easy to integrate language learning across the curriculum. By incorporating French into maths, science, history, geography, ICT, etc, your language learning... more...

  • Survive and Thriveby Wendy C. Crone

    Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2010; US$ 25.00

    The experience of an untenured faculty member is highly dependent on the quality of the mentoring they receive. This mentoring may come from a number of different sources, and the concept of developing a constellation of mentors is highly recommended, but a mentoring relationship that is guided by the mentee's needs will be the most productive. Often,... more...

  • Job Search In Academeby Dawn M. Formo; Cheryl Reed

    Stylus Publishing 2011; US$ 17.99

    Building on the success of the first, this new edition has been updated to cover the latest hiring trends, changing economic circumstances, and feedback from readers. The authors have expanded the book to deal with issues faced by minority candidates, and have added contributions from scientists to cover such issues as negotiating faculty contracts... more...

  • Presumed Incompetentby Gabriella Gutiérrez y Muhs; Yolanda Flores Niemann; Carmen G. González; Angela P. Harris

    Utah State University Press 2012; US$ 31.95

    Presumed Incompetent is a pathbreaking account of the intersecting roles of race, gender, and class in the working lives of women faculty of color. Through personal narratives and qualitative empirical studies, more than 40 authors expose the daunting challenges faced by academic women of color as they navigate the often hostile terrain of higher... more...

  • Diversity and Community in the Academyby Celia Wolf-Devine

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2000; US$ 32.99

    In the wake of court rulings that have forced university administrators to reevaluate affirmative action policies, this balanced, thoughtful book examines three typical defenses of those policies: that affirmative action compensates for past discrimination; that it provides role models and ensures diversity; and that it corrects for systemic bias... more...

  • Do Babies Matter?by Mary Ann Mason; Nicholas H. Wolfinger; Marc Goulden

    Rutgers University Press 2013; US$ 25.95

    Do Babies Matter? is the first comprehensive examination of the relationship between family formation and the academic careers of men and women. The book draws on over a decade of research using unprecedented data resources, including the Survey of Doctorate Recipients, a nationally representative panel survey of PhDs in America, and multiple surveys... more...

  • Women's Retreatby Atsuko Seto; Mary Alice Bruce

    University Press of America 2013; US$ 32.99

    This book offers inspiration and support to female faculty members in higher education who are at various stages of their professional development. Twenty-four educators share both their intuitive voices and practical knowledge on the topics of career development, balancing personal and professional life, cultural and individual identity, and spirituality.... more...

  • College Planning Consultant Businessby Eileen Figure Sandlin; Entrepreneur magazine

    Entrepreneur Press 2013; US$ 49.00

    A record 21.6 million students attended American colleges and universities in the fall of 2012. Of those students, the U.S. Census Bureau says, more than 4.4 million were in the 15-19 age bracket, the market primed and ready for the advice dispensed by college consultants. The experts at Entrepreneur zero in on this growing marketing and show education... more...

  • A Guide to Faculty Developmentby Kay J. Gillespie; Douglas L. Robertson; William H. Bergquist

    Wiley 2010; US$ 48.00

    Since the first edition was published, the dynamics of higher education and faculty development have greatly changed. A Guide to Faculty Development provides an introduction and a guide to faculty development as well as new topics like working with adjuncts, diversity, multiculturalism, assessment, and different issues associated with the various... more...

  • Managing Your Academic Careerby D. Royce Sadler

    Allen & Unwin 1999; US$ 27.22

    This text provides advice and information for academics across disciplines, including: how to establish networks; how to assess your prospects for promotion; how to climb out of a teaching rut; how to develop a theme for your journal publication; and how to convert your thesis into a book. more...