FORWARD to Professorship in STEM

FORWARD to Professorship in STEM: Inclusive Faculty Development Strategies That Work provides best practices on how to design and implement inclusive workshops aimed at supporting faculty and staff in their career development. The book addresses fundamental skills and strategies to excel in academia, with a focus on assisting women and other underrepresented groups to succeed in obtaining tenure-track faculty positions, and in acquiring tenure. Contributors from wide geographical, disciplinary, and career backgrounds offer their insights on challenges in academia, lessons learned, successes, and outcomes, with chapters devoted to tenure and beyond, collaborations and funding, impact on, and of, the deaf culture, and engaging differences. Offers insights from a variety of institutions, STEM disciplines, and backgrounds Contains valuable information on diversity, leadership, minorities, work-life satisfaction, and professional career development Provides best practices on how to design and implement inclusive workshops aimed at supporting faculty and staff in their career development Covers topics such as tenure and beyond, collaborations and funding, impact on, and of, the deaf culture, and engaging differences Provides specific avenues and processes for implementing inclusive professional development workshops Includes appendices on budgeting and programming examples

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  • Author : Rachelle S. Heller
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 440 pages
  • ISBN : 0128011289
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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FORWARD to Professorship in STEM

FORWARD to Professorship in STEM
  • Author : Rachelle S. Heller,Catherine Mavriplis,Paul S Sabila
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 07 December 2015
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FORWARD to Professorship in STEM: Inclusive Faculty Development Strategies That Work provides best practices on how to design and implement inclusive workshops aimed at supporting faculty and staff in their career development. The book addresses fundamental skills and strategies to excel in academia, with a focus on assisting women and other underrepresented groups to succeed in obtaining tenure-track faculty positions, and in acquiring tenure. Contributors from wide geographical, disciplinary, and career backgrounds offer their insights on challenges in academia, lessons

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 September 2015
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" FORWARD to Professorship in STEM: Inclusive Faculty Development Strategies That Work" provides best practices on how to design and implement inclusive workshops aimed at supporting faculty and staff in their career development. The book addresses fundamental skills and strategies to excel in academia, with a focus on assisting women and other underrepresented groups to succeed in obtaining tenure-track faculty positions, and in acquiring tenure. Contributors from wide geographical, disciplinary, and career backgrounds offer their insights on challenges in academia, lessons

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  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release : 01 January 2014
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  • Release : 02 April 2020
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 08 August 2018
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Though there has been a rapid increase of women’s representation in law and business, their representation in STEM fields has not been matched. Researchers have revealed that there are several environmental and social barriers including stereotypes, gender bias, and the climate of science and engineering departments in colleges and universities that continue to block women’s progress in STEM. In this book, the authors address the issues that encounter women of color in STEM in higher education.

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  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release : 16 July 2012
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 28 July 2018
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  • Release : 28 October 2021
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  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release : 04 August 2015
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  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 01 January 2014
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  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 17 December 2013
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  • Release : 22 August 2016
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