ERIC Number: EJ293407
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Faculty and Department Head Preferences for Dealing with Retrenchment Demands.
Dallam, Sue; Hoyt, Donald P.
Research in Higher Education, v19 n4 p407-21 1983
When faculty and department heads rated alternative responses to retrenchment pressures in a fictitious but realistic situation, few differences were found among department heads' and tenured and nontenured faculty's preferences. Most preferred protecting instructional programs even at the cost of research and service activities. Implications for planning are discussed. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, College Administration, College Faculty, College Planning, Comparative Analysis, Decision Making, Declining Enrollment, Department Heads, Faculty Workload, Higher Education, Nontenured Faculty, Policy Formation, Program Development, Retrenchment, Simulation, Teacher Attitudes, Tenured Faculty
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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