Managing university rank and tenure decisions using a multi-criteria decision-making approach
by Enrique Mu; Cynthia Busin Nicola
International Journal of Business and Systems Research (IJBSR), Vol. 13, No. 3, 2019

Abstract: Faculty evaluation in academia is a serious concern for higher-education administrators. This study develops a model for rank and tenure (R&T) decisions using an analytic hierarchy process (AHP) multi-criteria decision-making (MCDM) approach. Literature review suggests most R&T evaluations are rather subjective in many institutions. A case method approach is used for the development of a model and demonstration of its use. The proposed evaluation model provides objectivity, transparency and customisation for R&T committee decisions in higher-education institutions.

Online publication date: Fri, 28-Jun-2019

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