Acientists, social scientists, academic administrators, and policymakers describe their efforts to increase and improve the supply of future faculty.Under the assumption that colleges with career centers in the 1990s that focused attention on student applications to graduate school would ... the overall assessment shows that career centers at colleges that consistently generate more PhD candidates than expected are about ... Record Examination tests, to offering a list of alumni to talk to at various graduate programs, to helping write a personal statement. ... Although the sample size is very small, some interesting patterns emerge.
|Title||:||Doctoral Education and the Faculty of the Future|
|Author||:||Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Charlotte V. Kuh|
|Publisher||:||Cornell University Press - 2009|