Groves, David L.
December 1989
Education;Winter89, Vol. 110 Issue 2, p162
Academic Journal
Criteria for tenure and promotion decisions are at the center of most conflicts. Open discussions among probationary faculty, tenured faculty, and administrators are necessary as a first step to development of a plan to reduce animosity. This type of communication process will allow the exchange of perspectives so that fair procedures and guidelines can be established. Central to this operation is the application of sound assessment processes with reliability and validity being the essential measurement components.


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