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The Changing Academy – The Changing Academic Profession in International Comparative Perspective

International Faculty in Asia

In Comparative Global Perspective

Editors: Huang, Futao, Welch, Anthony R. (Eds.)

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  • Addresses key aspects of international faculty members, from their personal, academic and professional profiles to their work roles and impacts
  • Provides a series of case studies, as well as thematic analysis of international faulty members working in various higher education systems
  • Analyzes main identities of different types of international faculty members, and their duties and responsibilities
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This book explores key aspects of the personal, educational and professional characteristics of international faculty members, their work roles and challenges they face in Asia and the Pacific, compared to those from Europe and the United States. It focuses on globalization of the academic profession and provides a more comprehensive analysis of an overall portrait of international faulty members at work in various higher education systems. 

About the authors

Futao Huang is Professor at the Research Institute for Higher Education, Hiroshima University, Japan. Before he came to Japan in 1999, he taught and conducted research in several Chinese universities. His research interests include internationalization of higher education, the academic profession, and higher education in East Asia. He has published widely in Chinese, English and Japanese languages.
Anthony Welch is Professor of Education, University of Sydney. His numerous publications address education reforms, principally within Australia, and the Asia-Pacific, and mainly on Higher Education. An advisor to state, national and international agencies, governments, institutions and foundations in Australia, Europe, East, Central, and Southeast Asia and the USA., his project experience is largely in international higher education.  His work appears in numerous languages, both European and Asian, and he has been Visiting Professor in the USA, UK, Germany, France, Japan, Malaysia, Turkey and Hong Kong. 

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

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eBook 96,29 €
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Hardcover 124,79 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
International Faculty in Asia
Book Subtitle
In Comparative Global Perspective
Editors
  • Futao Huang
  • Anthony R. Welch
Series Title
The Changing Academy – The Changing Academic Profession in International Comparative Perspective
Series Volume
21
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-334-980-3
DOI
10.1007/978-981-33-4980-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-334-979-7
Series ISSN
2214-5346
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 233
Number of Illustrations
44 b/w illustrations
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