Academic employment externalization

Rumyantseva, Nataliya L. (2008) Academic employment externalization, Saarbrucken, Germany, VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller e.k., 92pp.


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The growth of part-time and off tenure track full time faculty employment in USA higher education institutions since 1970s has been paralleled by the increasing literature on the subject. Many of the studies remain descriptive in nature and focus on the characteristics of the contingent faculty. The present study contributes to a small body of literature that searchers for the organizational and environmental driving factors that bring contingent employment to life.

Item Type: Book
ISBNs: 9783639094046 (paperback)
3639094042 (paperback)
Keywords: part-time faculty, off tenure track full time faculty, contingent employment, employment externalization, contingent faculty, academic employment, organizational determinants
Subjects: L Education > LD Individual institutions (United States)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Divisions : University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Education > Leadership, School Improvement and Effectiveness
University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Management
ePrint ID: 65894
Accepted Date and Publication Date:
30 November 2008Published
Date Deposited: 31 Mar 2009
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 12:51

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