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ERIC Number: EJ1092809
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Pages: 16
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1047-8485
Best Practices for Working Effectively with Your Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR)
Munger, Roger
Metropolitan Universities, v25 n1 p63-78 2014
Positions held by faculty members at institutions offering NCAA-sponsored intercollegiate athletics, F acuity Athletics Representatives (or FARs) serve as a liaison between athletics and academics and play a critical role in the institutional control and academic integrity of athletics as well as the welfare of student-athletes on campus. Based on a survey of more than 160 FARs, this article describes the role and responsibilities of FARs and provides advice on how to collaborate with the FAR.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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