One Man's Purpose: A Novel

FriesenPress
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Life in the Academic Fast Lane Martin Quint, Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Cambridge Technology Institute, is at the top of his professional career. Beloved as a teacher and internationally lionized as a researcher, he enthusiastically embraces his academic overload. But with a baby on the way and a critical tenure case for a junior female colleague hanging by a thread, life throws more at Martin than he can juggle.
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Stephen D. Senturia spent 36 years as a Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is the author of three prominent textbooks and several hundred scientific papers. Here, in his first novel, he tells the story of a first-class university, full of smart, competent people, where things can still go badly wrong. 

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Publisher
FriesenPress
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Published on
Dec 4, 2015
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Pages
288
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ISBN
9781460274705
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / General
Fiction / Literary
Fiction / Thrillers / Technological
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