To Improve the Academy by Devorah A. Lieberman
Look inside with Google Book Preview
To Improve the Academy
By Devorah A. Lieberman

To Improve the Academy

Resources for Faculty, Instructional, and Organizational Development

Edited by See other recent books by Devorah A. Lieberman
Editorial board member Catherine M. Wehlburg See other recent books by Catherine M. Wehlburg
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $56.95
Your Price: $51.26 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.70! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.56 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



To Improve the Academy by Devorah A. Lieberman

Book Description

An annual publication of the Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education, volume 20 of To Improve the Academy is a collection of articles that reflects on elements of change within institutions of higher education. Combining theory and application, the authors offer useful suggestions and incorporate case studies that highlight the importance of understanding the role of the instructor in the student learning environment. Inviting readers to submit their opinions and inquiries, each chapter ends with the contact information of its author. To Improve the Academy, Volume 20 , is designed to inspire readers to think critically about their own observations and work in faculty development and higher education. The book is divided into three sections: Section I, The University: addresses the impact of faculty development on every individual, unit, or initiative that encompasses an institution Section II, Teaching and Learning Centers: makes evident the importance of faculty development centers and addresses the philosophies and services provided by them Section III, The Learner, The Professor, and The Learning Environment: offers recommendations for improving student learning through theoretical constructs Containing articles that cover all levels of the college and university, from the institution to the individual, this book is a scholarly work that also offers practical applications for readers at their own institutions.

Buy To Improve the Academy book by Devorah A. Lieberman from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781882982462
ISBN-10: 1882982460
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 157mm x 17mm)
Pages: 324
Imprint: Anker Publishing Co
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publish Date: 24-Jun-2008
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


Books By Author Devorah A. Lieberman

To Improve the Academy by Devorah A. Lieberman To Improve the Academy, Paperback (February 2008)

An annual publication of the Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education, volume 19 of To Improve the Academy is a collection of articles that addresses current research and trends for the future of faculty development.

» View all books by Devorah A. Lieberman

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about To Improve the Academy book by Devorah A. Lieberman and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Devorah A. Lieberman

DEVORAH LIEBERMAN is Vice Provost and Special Assistant to the President, and Director of Teaching and Learning, Center for Academic Excellence, Portland State University. CATHERINE WEHLBURG is Associative Vice president for Academic Affairs and Associative Professor in Psychology, Stephens College.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Devorah A. Lieberman close
To Improve the Academy by Devorah A. Lieberman
To Improve the Academy by Devorah A. Lieberman
»
Recent books by Catherine M. Wehlburg close
Meaningful Course Revision: Enhancing Academic Engagement Using Student Learning Data by Catherine M. Wehlburg
Integrated General Education by Catherine M. Wehlburg
Landmark Issues in Teaching and Learning by Catherine M. Wehlburg
Promoting Integrated and Transformative Assessment by Catherine M. Wehlburg
To Improve the Academy by Catherine M. Wehlburg
To Improve the Academy by Catherine M. Wehlburg
To Improve the Academy by Catherine M. Wehlburg
To Improve the Academy by Catherine M. Wehlburg
Meaningful Course Revision by Catherine M. Wehlburg
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close