ERIC Number: EJ494996
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Department Chairs' Perceptions of the Relative Importance of Their Duties.
Carroll, James B.; Gmelch, Walter H.
Journal for Higher Education Management, v10 n1 p49-63 Sum-Fall 1994
A survey of department chairs at colleges and universities investigated the administrators' perceptions of the importance of 26 administrative duties. Results reveal patterns in perceived importance of functions and perceptions of effectiveness in achieving them. Factors of hiring, discipline, gender, or orientation (manager, leader, developer, scholar) did not explain observed variance. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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