ANALYSIS OF APPROACHES TO UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS’ PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY EVALUATION (THE CASE OF RUSSIA)

  • Tatiana Isaeva Rostov State Transport University, Rostov-on-Don
Keywords: university professor; higher education; professional education activity; professional evaluation; research and educational activity

Abstract

Evaluation of tuniversity professors’ professional activity has big significance: it is used in international university ratings and also helps to improve the quality of education. But the main reason to work out different procedures of professors’ evaluation is to create a reliable system that will constantly contribute to the professional growth of faculty members. The research investigated main types of the professors’ professional activity, their preferences in working time distributing as well as their attitude to those mechanisms that are able to estimate their contribution into the process of education, research and consultation at university or in community. The results show a great difference in main professional tasks perceiving among Russian and foreign professors. Findings obtained from this study can be used for comparative pedagogy as well as to organize a system of continuous professors’ professional development.

 

Author Biography

Tatiana Isaeva, Rostov State Transport University, Rostov-on-Don

PhD (education).

Rostov State Transport University, Rostov-on-Don. 

Professional interests – methodology issues of pedagogic culture development, human potential evaluation, labor norm and motivation, quality of education. Published more than 120 research papers in Russian and International journals, conducted research granted by Russia Ministry of education and Rostov Regional Ministry of Education, managed 3 international education and research programs (with Germany, Japan and Egypt).

Published
2016-11-23
How to Cite
Isaeva, T. (2016). ANALYSIS OF APPROACHES TO UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS’ PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY EVALUATION (THE CASE OF RUSSIA). The EUrASEANs: Journal on Global Socio-Economic Dynamics, (1(1), 61-68. Retrieved from https://euraseans.com/index.php/journal/article/view/9