Convergence Among Academic Outputs as a Function of Academic Area.
WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY
Pagination or Media Count:
Output associated with the research and graduate training of university departments and individual faculty members is examined. Convergence among measures of output is evaluated and the necessity for considering academic area when developing performance criteria is investigated. In addition, two new measures of scholarly output--one of publication quality and the other of graduate students first job quality--are described, and their validity is evaluated in terms of their relationships to other output measures. Author