ERIC Number: EJ632927
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Autonomy and Anonymity: Characteristics of Branch Campus Faculty.
Nickerson, Mark; Schaefer, Sue
Metropolitan Universities: An International Forum, v12 n2 p49-59 Spr 2001
Surveyed administrators of branch campuses, in part, on the characteristics of faculty. Respondents were asked about full- to part-time faculty ratios, hiring practices, governance, tenure, resources, and faculty attitudes regarding working conditions. Findings included a much higher percentage of part-time faculty at branch campuses, and that faculty are attracted by perceived flexibility and autonomy. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Theme issue titled: "Branch Campuses as the New Metropolitan Universities."