What is faculty?

  • (noun): The body of teachers and administrators at a school.
    Synonyms: staff
    See also — Additional definitions below

Faculty

Faculty refers to the academic staff at a university or college, or a division of a university.

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Johnson State College - Philosophy and Academic Programs - Faculty and Students
... The college has a faculty-student ratio of 114 ... Ninety-one percent of the college's faculty hold a Ph.D ...
Podgorica - Education
... faculties are located in Podgorica Faculty of Economics Faculty of Law Faculty of Electrical Engineering Faculty of Metallurgy and Technology Faculty of Political ...
New England Complex Systems Institute - Faculty, Co-faculty and Affiliates
... Faculty and Co-Faculty Yaneer Bar-Yam Michel Baranger Dan Braha Charles Cantor Richard Cooper Terrence Deacon Irving Epstein William Gelbart Ernest Hartmann Jerome Kagan Mehran Kardar Les Kaufman Eric Klopfer Blake ...
Faculty
... Faculty refers to the academic staff at a university or college, or a division of a university ... Faculty may also refer to Faculty (academic staff), the academic staff of a university (North American usage) Faculty (division), a division within a university (usage ... of a priest to celebrate or perform various Liturgical functions Faculty of Advocates, lawyers before the courts of Scotland Faculty of Actuaries, the professional body representing ...
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
... teaching units are grouped under six faculties and two schools the Faculty of Applied Science and Textiles, Faculty of Business, Faculty of Construction and Environment, Faculty of ...

More definitions of "faculty":

  • (noun): One of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind.
    Synonyms: mental faculty, module

Famous quotes containing the word faculty:

    Psychoanalysis is out, under a therapeutic disguise, to do away entirely with the moral faculty in man.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    Imagination is an almost divine faculty which, without recourse to any philosophical method, immediately perceives everything: the secret and intimate connections between things, correspondences and analogies.
    Charles Baudelaire (1821–1867)

    Where is he who seeing a thousand men useless and unhappy, and making the whole region forlorn by their inaction, and conscious himself of possessing the faculty they want, does not hear his call to go and be their king?
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)