ⓘ Category:Academia



An academy is an institution of secondary education, higher learning, research, or honorary membership. Academia is the worldwide group composed of professors and researchers at institutes of higher learning. The name traces back to Platos school of philosophy, founded approximately 385 BC at Akademia, a sanctuary of Athena, the goddess of wisdom and skill, north of Athens, Greece.


Outline of academia

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to academia: Academia – nationally and internationally recognized establishment of professional scholars and students, working for the most part in colleges and universities, who are engaged in higher education and research.


Academic careerism

Academic careerism is the tendency of academics to pursue their own enrichment and self-advancement at the expense of honest inquiry, unbiased research and dissemination of truth to their students and society. Such careerism has been criticized by thinkers from Socrates in ancient Athens to Russell Jacoby in the present.


Academic fraud


Academic administration

Academic administration is a branch of university or college employees responsible for the maintenance and supervision of the institution and separate from the faculty or academics, although some personnel may have joint responsibilities. Some type of separate administrative structure exists at almost all academic institutions. Fewer institutions are governed by employees who are also involved in academic or scholarly work. Many senior administrators are academics who have advanced degrees and no longer teach or conduct research.



Anti-intellectualism is hostility to and mistrust of intellect, intellectuals, and intellectualism commonly expressed as deprecation of education and philosophy, and the dismissal of art, literature, and science as impractical, politically motivated, and even contemptible human pursuits. Anti-intellectuals present themselves and are perceived as champions of common folk - populists against political and academic elitism - and tend to see educated people as a status class detached from the concerns of most people, and feel that intellectuals dominate political discourse and control higher e ...


ⓘ Academia

  • secondary education, higher learning, research, or honorary membership. Academia is the worldwide group composed of professors and researchers at institutes
  • The Academia Europaea is the pan - European Academy of Humanities, Letters, Law, and Sciences. The Academia was founded in 1988 as the functioning Europe - wide
  • Academia edu is an American commercial social networking website for academics. The website allows its users to create a profile, upload their work s
  • Academia Sinica AS, Latin: Academia Sinica, lit.  Chinese Academy Chinese: 中央硏究院 literally: Central Research Academy headquartered in Nangang District
  • My Hero Academia Japanese: 僕のヒーローアカデミア, Hepburn: Boku no Hīrō Akademia is a Japanese superhero manga series written and illustrated by Kōhei Horikoshi
  • Membership of the Academia Europaea MAE is an award conferred by the Academia Europaea to individuals that have demonstrated sustained academic excellence
  • La Academia The Academy is a Mexican reality musical talent show shown on Azteca, that premiered in June 2002 and is currently in its twelfth installment
  • Academia Chișinau is a Moldovan football club from Chișinau, playing in Ghidighici a commune in Chișinau Municipality. They play in the Divizia Naționala
  • Little Witch Academia リトルウィッチアカデミア, Ritoru Witchi Akademia is a Japanese anime franchise created by Yoh Yoshinari and produced by Trigger. The original
  • Academia Futbol Club was a Colombian football soccer team, based in Bogota. The club was founded in 2005 and dissolved in 2012, becoming Llaneros F.C
  • The Academia Antartica Antarctic Academy was a society of writers, poets and intellectuals - mostly of the criollo caste - that assembled in Lima, Peru