TITLE

Interest Groups and the Department Chairperson: The Exertion of Influence in the Large Public University

AUTHOR(S)
Whitson, Linda J.; Hubert, Frank W. R.
PUB. DATE
March 1982
SOURCE
Journal of Higher Education;Mar/Apr1982, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p162
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This study of interest group influence on managerial tasks associated with the department chairperson position in large public universities reveals that influence is shared between department chairpersons and various interest groups, primarily within the university itself. Faculty are perceived by department chairpersons as the major group with whom influence is shared.
ACCESSION #
21468717

 

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