Great resourc. A pocket mentor for the early career academic learning to strategically navigate the demands of an academic role this book is a friendly and constructive companion providing hands on advice about how to balance teaching responsibilities alongside other duties More than just a ‘how to’ the text is a timely commentary on changes in higher education Discussing contemporary developments and offering guidance on how to negotiate this evolving climate the book uniuely captures the political.
Reer academics. Survive and flourish the early career academic needs to take a strategic view as to their function purpose and contribution both inside and beyond the intellectual establishmentFrom establishing a research niche to getting stuck into administration Survive and Thrive empowers the early career academic helping them to build their academic reputation both internally and externally and maintain a sense of personal fulfilment and accomplishment within an increasingly commercialised environment.
E for early ca. Social economic and cultural forces at play taking into account the issues which influence and shape an academic’s career trajectoryOrganised around the three main tasks within a conventional academic post – teaching research and administration – the book includes tips pauses for thought author reflections and sources for further reading and provides insight to help the reader reflect on what they are doing why and where to go next in their career Crucially it shows that in order to.