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Academic Mobility.

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Author/Creator:
Tight, Malcolm.
Publication:
Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2014.
Series:
International Perspectives on Higher Education Research Ser.
International Perspectives on Higher Education Research Ser. ; v.11
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (274 pages)
Subjects:
Teacher exchange programs.
Educational exchanges.
College teacher mobility.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This book offers a contemporary perspective on the mobility of academics across the globe. With contributions from authors based across 4 continents focusing on the experience of academic mobility in Africa, Australia, Europe, the Gulf and the United States, the volume is both comprehensive and relevant.
Contents:
FRONT COVER
ACADEMIC MOBILITY
COPYRIGHT PAGE
CONTENTS
LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS
CHAPTER 1 EDITORIAL INTRODUCTION
THE EXISTING LITERATURE ON ACADEMIC MOBILITY
THE CONTENTS OF THE VOLUME
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 2 BEING AN INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC: A PHENOMENOLOGICAL STUDY OF ACADEMIC MIGRANTS ADJUSTING TO WORKING AND LIVING IN SCOTLAND
INTRODUCTION
BACKGROUND
STUDYING THE EXPERIENCES OF INTERNATIONAL ACADEMICS IN SCOTLAND
DATA ANALYSIS
FINDINGS
CONCLUDING COMMENTS
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 3 MOBILISED BY MOBILITY? DETERMINANTS OF INTERNATIONAL MOBILITY PLANS AMONG DOCTORAL CANDIDATES IN GERMANY
INTRODUCTION
PREVIOUS RESEARCH AND RESEARCH GAP
THEORETICAL CONSIDERATIONS
DATA, VARIABLES AND METHODS
EMPIRICAL RESULTS
DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 4 BEYOND DIASPORA: THE LIVED EXPERIENCES OF ACADEMIC MOBILITY FOR EDUCATIONAL RESEARCHERS IN THE EUROPEAN HIGHER EDUCATION AREA
ACADEMIC MOBILITY: CONCEPTS AND CONSIDERATIONS
RESEARCH APPROACH
RESULTS
CONCLUDING THOUGHTS
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 5 THE IMPACT OF MOBILITY ON THE LIVES AND CAREERS OF FEMALE AND MALE ACADEMICS IN HIGHER EDUCATION
INTRODUCTION
ACADEMIC MOBILITY AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN HIGHER EDUCATION
METHOD
RESULTS
CONCLUSIONS AND DISCUSSION
NOTES
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 6 PATTERNS AND PERSISTENCE IN ACADEMIC MIGRATION: 40 YEARS OF AUSTRALIAN ACADEMIC MIGRATION
INTRODUCTION
ACADEMIC MIGRATION
REASONS FOR ACADEMIC MIGRATION
ACADEMIC MIGRATION TO AUSTRALIA
THEORY AND METHOD
EXTERNAL MIGRATION
INTERNAL MIGRATION
DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 7 ACADEMIC MOBILITY AND MIGRATION: REFLECTIONS OF INTERNATIONAL ACADEMICS IN AUSTRALIA
INTRODUCTION
BACKGROUND
PERSONAL REFLECTIONS OF INTERNATIONAL ACADEMICS
OVERALL REFLECTIONS.
ISSUES FOR FURTHER EXPLORATION
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 8 GLOBAL ACADEMICS MOVING DOWN UNDER: LIVING AND LEARNING A NEW ACADEMIC CULTURE
INTRODUCTION
APPROACH AND METHODOLOGY
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 9 ENGLISH AND THE ACADEMY FOR AFRICAN SKILLED MIGRANTS: THE IMPACT OF ENGLISH AS AN 'ACADEMIC LINGUA FRANCA'
INTRODUCTION
WHAT IS VALID KNOWLEDGE?
KNOWLEDGE AND LANGUAGE
ENGLISH IN THE AFRICAN ACADEMY
ENGLISH AS AN ACADEMIC LINGUA FRANCA
MOBILITY OF AFRICAN ACADEMICS
AFROPOLITANISM AND THE AFRICAN RENAISSANCE
METHODOLOGY
DATA ANALYSIS
CONCLUSIONS
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 10 ACADEMIC EXPATRIATION: EXPERIENCES FROM WITHIN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
INTRODUCTION
MOBILE ACADEMICS
LOCAL CONTEXT
THE STUDY
METHODS
FINDINGS
ACADEMIC WORK
SOCIAL CHANGE
CONCLUDING STATEMENTS
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 11 INSIGHTS INTO THE SUCCESSFUL INTEGRATION OF FOREIGN-BORN FACULTY INISRAELI ACADEMIA: THE EMPOWERING EFFECT OF IN-GROUP ETHNO-CULTURAL SIMILARITY
INTRODUCTION
AREAS OF SUCCESS AND SATISFACTION IN CAREERS OF FOREIGN-BORN FACULTY
DIFFICULTIES AND DISSATISFACTION IN CAREERS OF FOREIGN-BORN FACULTY
CAREERS OF FOREIGN-BORN FACULTY IN ARIEL UNIVERSITY: A CASE STUDY
METHOD
FINDINGS
DISCUSSION
METHODOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
CONTRIBUTION AND FUTURE RESEARCH
REFERENCES
CHAPTER 12 "SENSITIVE FENCES": THE IM/MOBILITY OF WORKING-CLASS ACADEMICS
INTRODUCTION
BACKGROUND
WELCOME TO THE UNEVEN PLAYING FIELD
METHODS
CHOOSING COLLEGE
GRADUATE STUDY
ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT
THE MENTOR/COACH RELATIONSHIP
TO MOVE OR NOT TO MOVE …
CULTURAL FACTORS: COMMUNITY, STUDENTS, AND COLLEAGUES
CAREER COSTS TO FAMILY
CONCLUSIONS
REFERENCES.
CHAPTER 13 THE PROTECTION OF THE RIGHT TO ACADEMIC MOBILITY UNDER INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW
ATTACKS ON ACADEMIC MOBILITY
THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT IN INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW
ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND THE RIGHT TO ACADEMIC MOBILITY
ASCERTAINING THE CONTENT OF THE RIGHT TO ACADEMIC MOBILITY
THE RIGHT TO ACADEMIC MOBILITY: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD?
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
REFERENCES.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Maadad, Nina.
Other format:
Print version: Tight, Malcolm Academic Mobility
ISBN:
9781783508549
9781783508532
OCLC:
884586022
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