Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics

Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics

Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock / Oct 22, 2020

Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities Advice for Academics As has been abundantly documented in the popular and academic press the humanities are facing challenging times marked by national debate regarding the importance of the humanities in higher educatio

  • Title: Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics
  • Author: Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock
  • ISBN: 9789462098435
  • Page: 418
  • Format: Paperback
  • As has been abundantly documented in the popular and academic press, the humanities are facing challenging times marked by national debate regarding the importance of the humanities in higher education, program and budget cuts, and an ever decreasing number of tenure track jobs In addition, the humanities face quite literally a quantification of their value as the AcademyAs has been abundantly documented in the popular and academic press, the humanities are facing challenging times marked by national debate regarding the importance of the humanities in higher education, program and budget cuts, and an ever decreasing number of tenure track jobs In addition, the humanities face quite literally a quantification of their value as the Academy adopts a corporate mindset This volume provides advice to professionals in the humanities on how to forge a useful, compelling, and productive career The book s 13 chapters address professional approaches to developing and maintaining an active research agenda, fomenting the ideals of the teacher scholar model, managing the service demands within and outside the college or university, and navigating institutional politics The collection offers practical and theoretical approaches to higher education, personal anecdotes, intelligent advice, and interviews with colleagues in the humanities Specific themes addressed include the transition from graduate student to humanities professional, diverging from prescribed paths, the humanities professor as creative writer, moving from secondary to post secondary education, humanities in an international, market based context, and participation in governance structures.

    • [PDF] Download ¹ Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics | by ☆ Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock
      418 Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock
    • thumbnail Title: [PDF] Download ¹ Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics | by ☆ Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock
      Posted by:Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock
      Published :2020-07-15T09:15:24+00:00

    About "Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock"

      • Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock

        Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Forging a Rewarding Career in the Humanities: Advice for Academics book, this is one of the most wanted Karla P Zepeda Ellen Mayock author readers around the world.


    202 Comments

    Leave a Reply