Department politics as a foreign language

Kathryn Hume

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The issues related to department politics involving members of the department and assistant professors are presented. The problems such as language used to express departmental matters in public, self-interest and collegial shortcomings are discussed. Assistant professors must work with the interests of others as much as possible and be prepared to compromise.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)B5
JournalChronicle of Higher Education
Issue number21 SEC.2
StatePublished - Jan 31 2003

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Management of Technology and Innovation


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