ERIC Number: EJ424732
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Status of Women and Minorities in Higher Education: Findings from the 1988 National Survey of Postsecondary Faculty.
Russell, Susan H.
CUPA Journal, v42 n1 p1-11 Spr 1991
A survey of 11,013 full- and part-time faculty in 450 colleges and universities is reported. Differences between men and women and between minorities and nonminorities are examined in institution type and program area, highest degree held, academic rank and tenure status, age, employment experience, work characteristics, compensation, and job attitudes. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Rank (Professional), Age, College Faculty, Ethnic Groups, Full Time Faculty, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Intellectual Disciplines, Job Satisfaction, Minority Groups, National Surveys, Part Time Faculty, Personnel Management, Postsecondary Education, Professional Education, Salary Wage Differentials, Sex Differences, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Characteristics, Teacher Salaries, Tenure, Women Faculty, Work Attitudes, Work Experience
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A