"This volume contains the gallant story of the emergence of a
movement to sustain the vitality of college and university faculty
in difficult times. This practical guide draws on the best minds
shaping the field, the most productive experience, and elicits the
imagination required to reenvision a dynamic future for learning
societies in a global context."
?R. Eugene Rice, senior scholar, Association of American Colleges and Universities
"Across the country, people in higher education are thinking
about how to prepare our graduates for a rapidly changing world
while supporting our faculty colleagues who grew up in a very
different world. Faculty members, academic administrators, and
policymakers alike will learn a great deal from this volume about
how to put together a successful faculty development program and
create a supportive environment for learning in challenging
?Judith A. Ramaley, president, Winona State University
"This is the book on faculty development in higher education.
Everyone involved in faculty development?including provosts,
deans, department chairs, faculty, and teaching center
staff?will learn from the extensive research and the
practical wisdom in the Guide."
?Peter Felten, president, The POD Network (2010?2011), and director, Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, Elon University