Faculty Identification: Effects on Culture in a Metropolitan Research University

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This utilized identification theory to determine if faculty identify with the university and recognize its mission. The study also explored how faculty differentiate between a traditional university and a metropolitan research university. Finally, the study explored whether the faculty consider the University of North Texas to be a Metropolitan Research University. UNT full-time faculty members (N=224) completed questionnaires to indicate their identification with the university and their recognition of the university mission. Analysis showed that faculty have not come to a consensus on the definition of a MRU and that they do not identify with UNT.

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vi, 58 leaves

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Gray, Marlene E. May 1999.

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This utilized identification theory to determine if faculty identify with the university and recognize its mission. The study also explored how faculty differentiate between a traditional university and a metropolitan research university. Finally, the study explored whether the faculty consider the University of North Texas to be a Metropolitan Research University. UNT full-time faculty members (N=224) completed questionnaires to indicate their identification with the university and their recognition of the university mission. Analysis showed that faculty have not come to a consensus on the definition of a MRU and that they do not identify with UNT.

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Gray, Marlene E. Faculty Identification: Effects on Culture in a Metropolitan Research University, thesis, May 1999; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc278550/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .