DissertationAn Adjunct by Any Other Name...: Perceptions of the Impact of the not so Auxiliary Faculty on Southern California Community College CampusesSmart, Bobbi-LeeWhile adjunct faculty are the majority of faculty on California community college campuses their experiences and their impact on their students and institutions have not been studied as thoroughly as those of full-time faculty. The purpose of this stu . . .
DissertationAll Those in Favor Say "Aye": Assessing Student Leadership at Community Colleges as a High-Impact PracticeLopez, Maria SoniaThis study explored participation in student leadership at community colleges to determine if this out-of-class experience met the criteria of a high-impact practice defined by the Association of American Colleges and Universities. Four research quest . . .
Masters ThesisA Lean improvement model for community college adjunct faculty professional development to improve student successSpillane, Susan J.Budget strapped community colleges employ a high percentage of adjunct faculty to help them control costs. Unfortunately, high exposure to community college adjunct faculty has been linked to reduced student success rates. This creates a dilemma for c . . .