Lynn H. Collins, Ph.D.
Career Strategies for Women in Academe: Arming Athena
The book considers first the current state of women in higher education, then turns to an examination of women's roles in academe. Next, a section on assuming leadership in higher education provides insights and advice on breaking the "glass ceiling," and a final section looks at how to take charge of one's self and one's career. Full of personal accounts, including boxes with "success stories and cautionary tales,"Arming Athena: Career Strategies for Women Academics is a must-own for women looking for success in academia. Copyright 1998. 328 pages.
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