ERIC Number: EJ611511
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Role and Benefits of the Sabbatical Leave in Faculty Development and Satisfaction.
Sima, Celina M.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v27 n1 p67-75 Spr 2000
Discusses the role of the sabbatical leave in the development, satisfaction, and productivity of faculty in postsecondary institutions. Concludes that faculty members benefit from and are satisfied with their sabbatical leave experiences. Also notes benefits to the home institution, including increased productivity, improved programs, strengthened intellectual climate, and enhanced academic reputation. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "What Contributes to Job Satisfaction among Faculty and Staff," No. 105.