Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education

 

Date of this Version

1987

Document Type

Article

Comments

To Improve the Academy, published by The Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education, 1987.

Abstract

Major Themes

Theme 1 : Background and Characteristics of the Changers

Theme 2: Factors that Influence the Change

Theme 3: Choice of Career Area

Theme 4: Support for and Barriers to the Change

Theme 5: Processes of Transition

Theme 6: Life After the Change

Patterns of Successful Faculty Career Transition

Pattern A: Institution-Initiated Change

Pattern B: Situation-Initiated Change

Pattern C: Self-Initiated Change

Discussion

Implications for Practice

References