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Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the Academic Biomedical Research Community: Protecting the Nation's Investment

Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the Academic Biomedical Research Community: Protecting the Nation's Investment by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences
English | Nov. 20, 2017 | ISBN: 0309462495 | 450 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

The academic biomedical research community is a hub of employment, economic productivity, and scientific progress. Academic research institutions are drivers of economic development in their local and state economies and, by extension, the national economy. Beyond the economic input that the academic biomedical research community both receives and provides, it generates knowledge that in turn affects society in myriad ways.

Forming, Recruiting and Managing the Academic Profession  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Nov. 16, 2017
Forming, Recruiting and Managing the Academic Profession

Ulrich Teichler, William K. Cummings, "Forming, Recruiting and Managing the Academic Profession"
2015 | pages: 332 | ISBN: 3319160796 | PDF | 3,9 mb
Academic Promotion for Clinicians: A Practical Guide to Academic Promotion and Tenure in Medical Schools

Academic Promotion for Clinicians: A Practical Guide to Academic Promotion and Tenure in Medical Schools By Anne Walling
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 174 Pages | ISBN : 3319689746 | 2.71 MB

This book is a practical guide to the appointment, promotion, and tenure (APT) process for clinical faculty members employed by medical schools. The number of clinical faculty members in US medical schools has increased exponentially in the last two decades. At the same time, faculty career tracks and promotion requirements have changed dramatically and medical schools have introduced multiple non-tenure career tracks. Currently, only about 25% of the approximately 150,000 members of clinical departments.

Academic posters: A textual and visual metadiscourse analysis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 6, 2017
Academic posters: A textual and visual metadiscourse analysis

Larissa D'Angelo, "Academic posters: A textual and visual metadiscourse analysis"
2016 | ISBN-10: 3034320833 | 367 pages | PDF | 23 MB
ENGLISH COURSE • Practical IELTS Strategies 3 • Second Edition • Writing Task One • Academic Module (2017)

Practical IELTS Strategies 3 • Second Edition
IELTS • Writing Task One • Academic Module
2017 | English | PDF, 206 pages | 44.70 MB

This book is for Task One of the IELTS Writing Test (Academic Module). This is not a grammar book; not a test practice book; not a vocabulary book, although all of those e lements are here. Overall, this book is practical and strategic, exactly as those defin itions tell us. The real situation is the IELTS test, and the particular pwpose or plan is to give you the highest score that you can achieve.
ENGLISH COURSE • Practical IELTS Strategies 4 • Second Edition • Writing Task Two • Academic Module (2017)

Practical IELTS Strategies 4 • Second Edition
IELTS • Writing Task Two • Academic Module
2017 | English | PDF, 240 pages | 53.15 MB

This book is for Task Two of the Academic Module of the IELTS Writing Test. This is not a grammar book; not a test practice book; not a vocabulary book, although all of those elements arc here. Overall, this book is practical and strategic, exactly as those definitions tell us. This Practical IELTS Strategies book is above all (as the name suggests), practical and strategic, giving a clear and achievable framework to maximising your score in the IELTS Writing Task Two.

Academic Ableism: Disability and Higher Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 10, 2017
Academic Ableism: Disability and Higher Education

Academic Ableism: Disability and Higher Education
University of Michigan | English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 0472073710 | 254 pages | PDF | 1.45 mb

by Jay T. Dolmage (Author)

Laying the Foundation: Digital Humanities in Academic Libraries  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 6, 2017
Laying the Foundation: Digital Humanities in Academic Libraries

Laying the Foundation: Digital Humanities in Academic Libraries by John W. White, Heather Gilbert
English | March 15th, 2016 | ASIN: B01H5T2MB8, ISBN: 1557537399 | 215 Pages | EPUB | 3.22 MB

Laying the Foundation: Digital Humanities in Academic Libraries examines the library's role in the development, implementation, and instruction of successful digital humanities projects. It pays special attention to the critical role of librarians in building sustainable programs.
Gender Studies and the New Academic Governance: Global Challenges, Glocal Dynamics and Local Impacts

Gender Studies and the New Academic Governance: Global Challenges, Glocal Dynamics and Local Impacts By Heike Kahlert
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 287 Pages | ISBN : 3658198524 | 2.35 MB

What is happening to gender studies and gender research as emerging but contested fields of scientific knowledge in the conditions of the new academic governance? And which role do gender studies and gender research play in the current transformations in academia? All articles in this book make clear that the impacts of the new academic governance have global, glocal and local dimensions which have to be taken into account in analysing the state of gender studies and gender research at the end of the 2010s.
Public Policy for Academic Quality: Analyses of Innovative Policy Instruments (Higher Education Dynamics)

Public Policy for Academic Quality: Analyses of Innovative Policy Instruments (Higher Education Dynamics) by David D. Dill
English | May 28, 2010 | ISBN: 9048137535 | 347 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Over the last decade the structure of higher education in most countries has undergone significant change brought about by social demands for expanded access, technological developments, and market forces. In this period of change the traditional concerns with access and cost have been supplemented by a new concern with academic quality.