ERIC Number: EJ520117
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Academy with Heart & Soul: Let Dignity Be the Watchword in Handling Faculty Reductions.
Young, James H.
Educational Record, v77 n1 p42-45 Win 1996
In recent years, the trend has been to involve college faculty in faculty reduction decisions. Experience suggests that for faculty participation to be effective, it requires accurate financial statements and mutually understood goals, appropriate governance and contractual mechanisms, and establishment of humane means of addressing the needs of those affected. (MSE)
Descriptors: College Administration, College Faculty, Decision Making, Faculty College Relationship, Governance, Higher Education, Interprofessional Relationship, Job Layoff, Organizational Communication, Personnel Management, Retrenchment, Teacher Dismissal, Teacher Participation, Teacher Role, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A