The Resource Tomorrow's professor : preparing for academic careers in science and engineering, Richard M. Reis ; IEEE Education Society, sponsor

Tomorrow's professor : preparing for academic careers in science and engineering, Richard M. Reis ; IEEE Education Society, sponsor

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Tomorrow's professor : preparing for academic careers in science and engineering
Title
Tomorrow's professor
Title remainder
preparing for academic careers in science and engineering
Statement of responsibility
Richard M. Reis ; IEEE Education Society, sponsor
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Contributor
Author
Author
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This book is designed to help you prepare for, find, and succeed at academic careers in science and engineering. It looks at the full range of North American four-year academic institutions while featuring 30 vignettes and more than 50 individual stories that bring to life the principles and strategies outlined in the book
  • Tailored for today's graduate students, postdocs, and beginning professors, Tomorrow's Professor presents a no-holds-barred look at the academic enterprise, describes a powerful preparation strategy to make you competitive for academic positions while maintaining your options for worthwhile careers in government and industry, explains how to get the offer you want and the start-up package you need to help ensure success in your first critical years on the job, and provides essential insights from experienced faculty on how to develop a rewarding academic career and a quality of life that is both balanced and fulfilling
Cataloging source
IEEEE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reis, Richard M.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q149.U5
LC item number
R45 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • IEEE Xplore
  • John Wiley & Sons
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • IEEE Education Society
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Engineering
  • College teaching
  • College teaching
  • SCIENCE
  • Science
  • Engineering
  • College teaching
  • Naturwissenschaftler
  • Wissenschaftlicher Nachwuchs
  • United States
  • Canada
  • USA
Label
Tomorrow's professor : preparing for academic careers in science and engineering, Richard M. Reis ; IEEE Education Society, sponsor
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Made available via IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Setting the stage -- pt. 2. Preparing for an academic career -- pt. 3. Finding and getting the best possible academic position -- pt. 4. Looking ahead to your first years on the job : advice from the field -- pt. 5. Appendixes
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 416 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470546727
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9780470546727
System control number
  • (OCoLC)557402309
  • (OCoLC)ocn557402309
Label
Tomorrow's professor : preparing for academic careers in science and engineering, Richard M. Reis ; IEEE Education Society, sponsor
Publication
Copyright
Note
Made available via IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Setting the stage -- pt. 2. Preparing for an academic career -- pt. 3. Finding and getting the best possible academic position -- pt. 4. Looking ahead to your first years on the job : advice from the field -- pt. 5. Appendixes
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 416 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470546727
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9780470546727
System control number
  • (OCoLC)557402309
  • (OCoLC)ocn557402309

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