The black academic's guide to winning tenure--without losing your soul / Kerry Ann Rockquemore, Tracey Laszloffy.

"For an African American scholar, who may be the lone minority in a department, navigating the tenure minefield can be a particularly harrowing process. Kerry Ann Rockquemore and Tracey Laszloffy go beyond standard professional resources to serve up practical advice for black faculty intent on...

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Main Authors: Rockquemore, Kerry (Author), Laszloffy, Tracey A. (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2008.
Table of Contents:
  • How to win tenure--without losing your soul
  • Understanding the game
  • Race, power, and the academic system
  • The politics of "fit"
  • Mastering your technique
  • Tenure and time management
  • The academic office
  • Healthy pathways to publication
  • The art of efficient teaching and service
  • Playing to win
  • Shifting from habits of survival to strategies for success
  • Constructive conflicts
  • Building a supportive network
  • Conclusion
  • Succeeding with integrity.