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Salau, Odunayo; Worlu, Rowland; Osibanjo, Adewale; Adeniji, Anthonia; Falola, Hezekiah; Olokundun, Maxwell; Ibidunni, Stephen; Atolagbe, Tolulope; Dirisu, Joy; Ogueyungbo, Opeyemi – SAGE Open, 2020
Universities, across the globe, are identified as complex and critical engines for sustainable development. Nigerian universities have recorded success stories and breakthroughs, but they have their teething problems of retention and challenges which tend to impede their position on the world education league table. Retention of employees in the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Public Colleges, College Faculty, Teacher Persistence
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Adil, Mohammad – SAGE Open, 2020
This study aims to investigate the perception of language teachers and their experience regarding the use of translation as a language teaching approach in Saudi Arabia. The study adopted a cross-sectional qualitative design to investigate the role of translation as a communicative approach in language teaching. Data were collected through a…
Descriptors: Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Methods, Communicative Competence (Languages)
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King, Sarah B.; Kaczynski, Andrew T.; Knight Wilt, Jacqueline; Stowe, Ellen W. – SAGE Open, 2020
The aim of this study is to evaluate objective and perceived campus walkability as an environmental support for physical activity within a large Southeastern university. Ten university routes were evaluated twice for 24 key walkability characteristics. Eighty-three campus member surveys (62 students, 21 faculty/staff) were administered and…
Descriptors: Physical Activities, Campuses, College Environment, College Students
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Vega-Gómez, Francisco I.; Miranda González, Francisco J.; Chamorro Mera, Antonio; Pérez-Mayo, Jesus – SAGE Open, 2020
The promotion of academic entrepreneurship through the creation of university spin-offs (USOs) as a transfer system has been enhanced during the last two decades. This commitment of universities and public policy makers has been based mainly on the use of investments of public funds in universities and the capacity for such investments to create…
Descriptors: Entrepreneurship, Intention, College Faculty, Personality Traits
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Khan, Muhammad Asad; Ismail, Fadillah Binti; Hussain, Altaf; Alghazali, Basheer – SAGE Open, 2020
Leadership stains affect the follower's performances regarding innovative work behavior, and a gap is found in leadership research in higher education, specifically in Pakistan. The basic purpose of this research is to point out the effect of leadership styles on innovative work behavior under the mediating and moderating roles of organizational…
Descriptors: Leadership Styles, Organizational Culture, Foreign Countries, Innovation
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Allam, Zafrul – SAGE Open, 2020
The aim of this study was to investigate the factors of quality in higher education in the eyes of stakeholders in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A total of 151 respondents were taken for this scientific research. Biographical Information Blank and Quality in Higher Education questionnaires were administered to the respondents to explore prevailing…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Higher Education, Factor Analysis, Foreign Countries
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Al-Dheleai, Yahya M.; Tasir, Zaidatun; Jumaat, Nurul Farhana – SAGE Open, 2020
Social networking sites (SNS) are widely used among students, where its integration in higher education is increasing across years. Therefore, this study aimed to analyze students' use of social presence (SP) expressions in blended learning environment using Facebook group as a medium of online discussion. A total of 11 students and one instructor…
Descriptors: Social Media, Higher Education, Interpersonal Relationship, Educational Technology
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Aldahdouh, Tahani Z.; Nokelainen, Petri; Korhonen, Vesa – SAGE Open, 2020
This article presents a two-phase study exploring the usage of technology in higher education as well as the role of the general innovativeness in predicting the actual use of technology. During the first phase of the study, which involved 502 staff members, a descriptive analysis of their usage of social media, technological devices, and…
Descriptors: Social Media, Technology, Higher Education, Educational Innovation
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Maali, Bassam; Al-Attar, Ali M. – SAGE Open, 2020
The objectives of this study are to examine whether the current accounting curricula of Jordanian universities fit the Jordanian market demand, in addition to determining the skills and competences that Jordanian businesses require from accounting graduates. To achieve these objectives, an analysis of current accounting curricula of Jordanian…
Descriptors: Accounting, Business Administration Education, Foreign Countries, Labor Needs
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Ahn, Sukhee; Jeong, Geum Hee; Shin, Hye Sook; Kim, Jeung-Im; Kim, Yunmi; Song, Ju-Eun; Kim, Sun-Hee; Kim, Ju Hee; Lee, Yun Jung; Song, Young A.; Lee, Eun Hee; Kim, Myoung-Hee – SAGE Open, 2020
This study, conducted in the Republic of Korea, analyzed nursing faculty members' knowledge of and attitudes toward research ethics according to their characteristics and the institutional environment. A survey was conducted from April 24 to July 23, 2017. The participants were 210 nursing professors from 57 universities in Korea. The survey…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Nursing Education, College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes
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Javed, Yasir; Ahmad, Shakil; Khahro, Shabir Hussain – SAGE Open, 2020
Research discovers new knowledge, ideas, and technologies essential in driving the future of society and humanity. Without research, a relevant and modern country cannot exist. Similarly, the research output of universities and degree-awarding institutes (DAIs) plays a significant role in higher education and development of any country. Research…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Evaluation, Bibliometrics
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Moriña, Anabel; Perera, Víctor H.; Carballo, Rafael – SAGE Open, 2020
The aim of this article is to analyze, from the academic staff's perspective, the training needs they require to provide an inclusive education to students with disability. Academics from a Spanish university participated in this research. We used a qualitative methodology. We collected the information through semi-structured interviews and…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Faculty Development, Teacher Education, Training
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Alnahdi, Ghaleb; Anastasiou, Dimitris – SAGE Open, 2020
We explore how the research standards for hiring faculty in Saudi Arabia are compatible with effective practices in the field. Specifically, we examine the outcomes of recruiting practices for special education faculty in the United States, in addition to the worldwide production of special education research. A descriptive analysis was conducted,…
Descriptors: Special Education, Teacher Recruitment, Educational Background, College Faculty
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Almulla, Mohammed Abdullatif – SAGE Open, 2020
The prevalence of project-based learning (PBL) has increased significantly, contributing to serious discussions about its advent. PBL's critics doubt whether accentuating the practice supports teachers in using a technocratic method in education, instead of promoting instruction that is responsive to students' ideas. Thus, this study aims to…
Descriptors: Active Learning, Student Projects, Instructional Effectiveness, Learner Engagement
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Wei, Wei; Cao, Yiqian – SAGE Open, 2020
Examining EFL (English as a foreign language) teachers' beliefs and cognition has become an essential area of research as teachers are seen as active decision makers. This study addresses teachers' beliefs as specific to the strategies they employ when providing corrective feedback to students' writing. Drawing on Ellis's typology of written…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Error Correction, Written Language, Teaching Methods
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