Challenges of the Faculty Career for Women by Maike Ingrid Philipsen
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Challenges of the Faculty Career for Women
By Maike Ingrid Philipsen

Challenges of the Faculty Career for Women

Success and Sacrifice

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Challenges of the Faculty Career for Women by Maike Ingrid Philipsen

Book Description

Based on interviews with female faculty members at various stages in their careers, this compelling resource examines how women faculty members juggle the extraordinary demands of their personal lives with the pressures of their academic careers. Challenges of the Faculty Career for Women explores and offers recommendations about such commonplace issues as choosing between and balancing work and family, defining identity and priorities, facing elder-care issues, and working in a historically male-dominated environment.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780470257005
ISBN-10: 0470257008
Format: Hardback
(159mm x 234mm x 34mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 31-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Helping Faculty Find Work-Life Balance by Maike Ingrid Philipsen Helping Faculty Find Work-Life Balance, Hardback (October 2010)

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Author Biography - Maike Ingrid Philipsen

Maike Ingrid Philipsen, Ph.D., is professor in the social foundations of education, Virginia Commonwealth University.

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