José Brites Ferreira

José Brites Ferreira
Instituto Politécnico de Leiria | ESTG

PhD - Universidade de Lisboa

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October 1984 - March 2017
Instituto Politécnico de Leiria
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The centrality of the faculty role makes it a primary sculptor of higher education institutions (HEIs). The performance of academic staff such as teachers and researchers has an impact on student learning and implications for the quality HEIs and therefore their contribution to society. Thus the academic staff can, with appropriate support, build a...
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Academic staff is a key resource in higher education institutions (HEIs) and therefore has a major role in the achievement of the objectives of these institutions. Satisfied and well-motivated academic staff can build a national and international reputation for themselves and their institutions. Moreover, the performance of academic staff impacts s...
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The student population is becoming increasingly diversified and heterogeneous. In a climate of decreasing traditional enrolments in the Portuguese higher education system and increasing competition for students, it becomes essential to understand the reasons and motivations that attract students to higher education and which are the more relevant f...
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O ensino superior, em Portugal, tem sofrido grandes transformações. Entre as mais recentes, há que referir o Processo de Bolonha, o regime jurídico das instituições de ensino superior, a avaliação e a qualidade, a carreira docente. Dada a importância dos docentes na promoção da qualidade das instituições e no sucesso dos estudantes, o Centro de Inv...
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The academic staff is a key resource within higher education institutions, having a major role in achieving its objectives. Moreover, the performance of the academic staff determines much of student learning and success. Therefore, motivation and satisfaction of the academic staff is crucial for the quality of higher education institutions. This pa...
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One of the lines of research of the Nucleus on Research and Development on Education of the Polytechnic Institute of Leira (Núcleo de Investigación y Desarrollo de Educación del Instituto Politécnico de Leira, IPL) has tried to identify the factors of academic success or failure and the degree of satisfaction of students upon graduation from the fi...
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An important constituent group and a key resource of higher education institutions (HEIs) is the faculty or academic staff. The centrality of the faculty role makes it a primary sculptor of institutional culture and has implications for the quality of the institution and therefore has a major role in achieving the objectives of the institution. Dem...
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O pessoal docente é um recurso fundamental nas instituições de ensino superior tendo um papel determinante na prossecução dos objectivos da instituição. A satisfação no trabalho é importante na revitalização da motivação dos docentes e manter vivo o seu entusiasmo. A literatura revela que o conceito de satisfação no trabalho é constituído por um co...
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The academic staff is a key resource within higher education institutions and therefore it has a major role in achieving the objectives of the institution. Job satisfaction is important in revitalizing staff motivation and in keeping their enthusiasm alive. The literature reveals that the concept of job satisfaction is composed of a complex set of...
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An important constituent group and a key resource of higher education institutions (HEIs) is the faculty or academic staff. The centrality of the faculty role makes it a primary sculptor of institutional culture and has implications for the quality of the institution and therefore has a major role in achieving the objectives of the institution. Dem...
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The higher education system in Portugal has been reformed over recent decades. For many reasons, Portuguese higher education continues to receive attention in the educational political agenda and it seems reasonable to expect this will continue in the coming years. Higher education (HE) in Portugal is a binary system, organized into universities an...
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In this context, and within the framework of the Bologna Process, the question is: What diversity looms in the future? The diversity of higher education was assumed in the past to be of growing importance in the management of systems and institutions, and was considered as a positive dynamic (Amaral et al. 2006; Teichler 2002). Authors such as Stad...
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To improve student satisfaction and success, higher education institutions (HEIs) need to find their niche, establish their own identity and get on with doing what they do best. Strategic Enrolment Management (SEM) is a comprehensive process that requires understanding markets, supply and demand, programme development, and student recruitment and r...
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Publié antérieurement sous le titre Gestion de l'enseignement supérieur, le journal Politiques et gestion de l'enseignement supérieur est publié trois fois par an par le Programme de l'OCDE sur la gestion des établissements d'enseignement supérieur (IMHE). Il analyse ce domaine à travers des articles et rapports sur l'assurance qualité, les ressour...
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To improve student satisfaction and success, higher education institutions (HEIs) need to find their niche, establish their own identity and get on with doing what they do best. Strategic Enrolment Management (SEM) is a comprehensive process that requires understanding markets, supply and demand, programme development, and student recruitment and r...
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Pour améliorer la satisfaction et la réussite de leurs étudiants, les établissements d’enseignement supérieur (EES) doivent au préalable définir leur niche de marché, façonner leur propre identité et poursuivre les activités dans lesquelles ils enregistrent les meilleurs performances. La Gestion stratégique des effectifs (Strategic Enrolment Manage...
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A presente proposta pretende dar a conhecer o estudo que temos vindo a desenvolver no NIDE do Instituto Politécnico de Leiria (IPL), o qual tem como objectivo principal conhecer os índices de satisfação dos estudantes finalistas do IPL com esta instituição e sua relação com o sucesso académico. Iniciaremos a apresentação com um resumo da revisão da...
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As tensões criadas pela globalização exercem hoje uma forte pressão e influência sobre o ensino superior, obrigando a mudanças e a transformações. Exemplo disso é, no caso da Europa, o Processo de Bolonha, a construção do espaço europeu de ensino superior (EEES) e os desafios curriculares que o mesmo suscita em tempo de globalização e (des)igualdad...

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