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Successful Research Careers, Sc : A Practical Guide - Sara Delamont

Successful Research Careers, Sc

A Practical Guide

Paperback Published: 1st April 2004
ISBN: 9780335212019
Number Of Pages: 224

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This book takes a radical, unstuffy look at higher education. It provides sensible. strategies available to everyone for building a successful research career. For anyone. working in higher education, especially those who want to become research active. academics, to build a research group, or to create a research culture..

Preface and acknowledgements Introduction: `plain words by a truth-telling friend' Building a research culture and a research group: `holding their place' Supervising and mentoring: `taken under the wing' Research funding: `the maieutic instinct' Writing: `superogatory contributions to scholarship' Publishing journal papers: `some marvellous things to say' Publishing books: `a kind of apocalyptic romance' Other dissemination: `expeditious diffusions' Research assessment exercises: `the susceptibilities of scholars' Conclusions: `stoking a modest imagination' Appendix 1: Further reading on writing and publication Appendix 2: CVCP publication categories Appendix 3: Book proposal References Index.

ISBN: 9780335212019
ISBN-10: 0335212018
Series: Society for Research Into Higher Education
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st April 2004
Publisher: Open University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 15.0  x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.33
Edition Number: 1