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W. James Jacob

W. James Jacob

University of Pittsburgh
5714 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 412-648-7216
Email: wjacob@pitt.edu

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Publications

Books

  • Economics and Finance of Higher Education

    Dec 31, 2013
    Weidman, John C.; Jacob, W. James; Cohen, Laurie J.; DeAngelo, Linda; Gunzenhauser, Michael G.; McClure, Maureen; Shafiq, M. Najeeb; & Sutin, Stewart E. (Eds.) (2013 - Forthcoming.) Economics and Finance of Higher Education: ASHE Reader. 3rd ed. Las Vegas, NV: Association for the Study of Higher Education.
  • Indigenous Education: Language, Culture, and Identity

    Dec 1, 2013
    Jacob, W. James; Cheng, Sheng Yao; & Porter, Maureen K. (Eds.) (2013 - Forthcoming.) Indigenous Education: Language, Culture, and Identity. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Community Engagement in Higher Education: Policy Reforms and Practice

    Oct 31, 2013
    Jacob, W. James; Sutin, Stewart E.; Weidman, John C.; & Yeager, John L. (Eds.) (2013 - Forthcoming.) Community Engagement in Higher Education: Policy Reforms and Practice. Boston, Taipei, London, Rotterdam: Sense Publishers.

Journals

  • Mapping Indigenous Paradigms, Research, and Practice in the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jacob, W. James; Lee, Che-Wei; Wehrheim, Nancy; Gökbel, Veysel; Dumba, Joel Dumba Chrispo; Lu, Xiaolin; & Yin, Shengjun. 2013. Mapping Indigenous Paradigms, Research, and Practice in the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium. Taiwan Journal of Indigenous Studies, 6(1): 1-64.
  • Trends in Chinese Higher Education

    Jun 2013
    Jacob, W. James; & Ma, Wanhua. 2013. Trends in Chinese Higher Education. Frontiers of Education in China, 8(2).
  • Expansion and Stratification of Higher Education Opportunity in Taiwan

    Nov 1, 2012
    Cheng, Sheng Yao; & Jacob, W. James. 2012. Expansion and Stratification of Higher Education Opportunity in Taiwan. Chinese Education and Society, 45(5-6): 112-133. DOI: 10.2753/CED1061-1932450509.
  • From Access to Quality: Migrant Children's Education in Urban China

    2012
    Liu, Jing; & Jacob, W. James. 2012. From Access to Quality: Migrant Children's Education in Urban China. Educational Research for Policy and Practice, 11(3). DOI: 10.1007/s10671-012-9136-y.
  • Perceptions of the Role and Effectiveness of Special Interest Groups within a Professional Organization

    2012
    Jacob, W. James; Shiflett, K. Holly; Gaulee, Uttam; de Klaver, Lila; Lee, Che-Wei; Kamolpun, Somkiat; Okhidoi, Otgonjargal; & Rattananuntapat, Malinee. 2012. Perceptions of the Role and Effectiveness of Special Interest Groups within a Professional Organization. Professional Development in Education, 39(1); 141-155. DOI: 10.1080/19415257.2012.722560.

Technical Reports

  • Proposed Development of a National Education Research Agenda and Research Coordination Committee of the Republic of Zambia's Ministry of Science, Vocational Training, and Early Education

    Apr 24, 2013
    Co-Author/Primary Editor. 2013. Proposed Development of a National Education Research Agenda and Research Coordination Committee of the Republic of Zambia's Ministry of Science, Vocational Training, and Early Education (MESVTEE). Concept Paper for Stakeholders, Donors, and Development Partners. Lusaka, Zambia: USAID and MESVTEE.
  • Social and Comparative Analysis in Education Program Review. Part of the Ten-Year Self-Study Report of the Department of Administrative and Policy Studies

    Oct 24, 2012
    Co-Author/Co-Editor. 2012. Social and Comparative Analysis in Education Program Review. Part of the Ten-Year Self-Study Report of the Department of Administrative and Policy Studies. Pittsburgh: Department of Administrative and Policy Studies, University of Pittsburgh.
  • Marketing Plan for the University of Pittsburgh Higher Education Management Program

    May 1, 2012
    Jacob, W. James. 2012. Marketing Plan for the University of Pittsburgh Higher Education Management Program. Pittsburgh: Department of Administrative and Policy Studies, University of Pittsburgh.
  • Comparative Report of Higher Education Management Programs in the United States and Canada

    May 1, 2012
    Yeager, John L.; Jacob, W. James; & Gaulee, Uttam. 2012. Comparative Report of Higher Education Management Programs in the United States and Canada. Pittsburgh: Department of Administrative and Policy Studies, University of Pittsburgh.

Encyclopedic Entries

  • Vietnam

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; & Liu, Jing. 2013. Vietnam, in James Ainsworth & J. Geoffrey Golson (Eds.) Sociology of Education. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.
  • Higher Education

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; & Mugimu, Christopher B. 2013. Higher Education, in James Ainsworth & J. Geoffrey Golson (Eds.) Sociology of Education. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Book Chapters

  • Linguistic Genocide: Education as a Weapon toward Indigenous Language Annihilation

    2013
    Jacob, W. James. (2013 - Forthcoming.) Linguistic Genocide: Education as a Weapon toward Indigenous Language Annihilation, in W. James Jacob, Sheng Yao Cheng, & Maureen K. Porter (Eds.) Indigenous Education: Language, Culture, and Identity. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • The Role of the United Nations in Indigenous Education

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; Lee, Che-Wei; & Underwood, Evan. (2013 - Forthcoming.) The Role of the United Nations in Indigenous Education, in W. James Jacob, Sheng Yao Cheng, & Maureen K. Porter (Eds.) Indigenous Education: Language, Culture, and Identity. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Global Review of Indigenous Education: Issues of Identity, Culture, and Language

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; Cheng, Sheng Yao; & Porter, Maureen K. (2013 - Forthcoming.) Global Review of Indigenous Education: Issues of Identity, Culture, and Language, in W. James Jacob, Sheng Yao Cheng, & Maureen K. Porter (Eds.) Indigenous Education: Language, Culture, and Identity. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • International Finance

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; & Weidman, John C. (2013 - Forthcoming.) International Finance, in John C. Weidman, et al. (Eds.) Economics and Finance of Higher Education: ASHE Reader. 3rd ed. Las Vegas, NV: Association for the Study of Higher Education.
  • Policy Debates and Indigenous Education: The Trialectic of Language, Culture, and Identity

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; Liu, Jing; & Lee, Che-Wei. (2013 - Forthcoming.) Policy Debates and Indigenous Education: The Trialectic of Language, Culture, and Identity, in W. James Jacob, Sheng Yao Cheng, & Maureen K. Porter (Eds.) Indigenous Education: Language, Culture, and Identity. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Reflections from the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) and Its Influence on Education Research Taiwan

    2013
    Cheng, Sheng Yao; Jacob, W. James; & Yang, Shen-Keng. (2013 - Forthcoming.) Reflections from the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) and Its Influence on Education Research Taiwan, in Chuing Prudence Chou (Ed.) SSCI Syndrome: A Global Phenomenon. Boston, Rotterdam, Taipei: Sense Publishers.
  • Strategic Planning and Resources

    2013
    Sutin, Stewart E.; & Jacob, W. James. (2013 - Forthcoming.) Strategic Planning and Resources, in John C. Weidman, et al. (Eds.) Economics and Finance of Higher Education: ASHE Reader. 3rd ed. Las Vegas, NV: Association for the Study of Higher Education.
  • HIV Education in Ugandan Secondary Schools: Attitudes of Students, Teachers, and Administrators

    2012
    Jacob, W. James; Morisky, Donald E.; & Nsubuga, Yusuf K. 2012. HIV Education in Ugandan Secondary Schools: Attitudes of Students, Teachers, and Administrators, in Alexander W. Wiseman & Ryan N. Glover (Eds.) The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Education Worldwide (pp. 57-77). Bingley, UK: Emerald.
  • Globalisation and Higher Education Policy Reform

    2012
    Jacob, W. James. (2012 - Forthcoming.) Globalisation and Higher Education Policy Reform, in Joseph Zajda (Ed.) International Handbook on Globalisation, Education and Policy Research: Global Pedagogies and Policies (2nd ed.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Higher Education in Indonesia: A Trends Analysis of Current Challenges and Opportunities

    2012
    Jacob, W. James; Wang, Yuanyuan; Pelkowski, Tracy Lynn; Karsidi, Ravik; & Priyanto, Agus D. 2012. Higher Education in Indonesia: A Trends Analysis of Current Challenges and Opportunities, in William Bruneau & Hans G. Schuetze (Eds.) Reform of University Governance: Policy, Fads, and Experience in International Perspective (pp. 225-240). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Reviews

  • Understanding Organizational Fitness: The Case of China

    2013
    Jacob, W. James; & Ye, Huiyuan. 2013 - Forthcoming. Understanding Organizational Fitness: The Case of China, by Kaijun Guo, Maurice Yolles, & Paul Iles. Teachers College Record.

Others

  • Higher Education Management Program Review

    May 1, 2012
    Co-Author/Editor. 2012. Higher Education Management Program Review. Part of the Ten-Year Self-Study Report of the Department of Administrative and Policy Studies. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh.