Summary: Successfully launching an academic career in the challenging environment of higher education today is apt to require more explicit preparation than the informal socialization typically afforded in graduate school. As a faculty novice soon discovers, job success requires balancing multiple demands on one's time and energy. ''New Faculty'' offers a useful compendium of ''survival'' advice for the faculty newcomer on a variety of subjects: practical tips on classroom teaching, student p ...show moreerformance evaluation, detailed advice on grant-writing, student advising, professional service, and publishing. Beginning faculty members--and possibly their more experienced colleagues as well--will find this lively guidebook both informative and thought-provoking. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 2ND 08
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