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Frisby, Brandi N.; Goodboy, Alan K.; Buckner, Marjorie M. – Communication Education, 2015
Extending research on instructional dissent beyond student reports, this study examined the potential for students' expressed dissent to have deleterious effects on faculty members. Instructors (N = 113) completed surveys about students' instructional dissent regarding their classes and reported their own burnout, commitment, satisfaction, and…
Descriptors: Teacher Surveys, Student Behavior, Dissent, Teacher Burnout
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Byrne, Marann; Chughtai, Aamir; Flood, Barbara; Murphy, Evelyn; Willis, Pauline – International Journal of Educational Management, 2013
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to assess the levels of burnout experienced by accounting and finance academics in Ireland. Design/methodology/approach: Data for this cross-sectional survey study were collected from 100 accounting and finance academics teaching in Irish third level institutions. Independent sample "t"-tests, one…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Accounting, Teaching Methods, Statistical Analysis
Crosmer, Janie Lynn – ProQuest LLC, 2009
The purpose of this study is to determine factors which predict professional burnout among university full-time faculty who are employed in traditional, virtual, public and private institutions in the United States. Differences in professional burnout scores by age, gender, marital status, ethnicity, tenured status, type of university, academic…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Ethnicity, Marital Status, Needs Assessment
McCann, Jack Thomas; Holt, Roger – Journal of Distance Education, 2009
Stress and burnout have emerged as a serious concern for today's higher education instructors. As the growth in distance education continues, the demands on online academics will increase, potentially leading to the burnout. This study examined the correlation between years of online work experience, gender, educational level, academic training,…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Distance Education, Teacher Burnout, Virtual Universities