2008 Faculty Time: Research, Teaching, and Other Professorial Activities

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Percentage of Time per Week Full-Time Faculty Spend on Professorial Activities by Disciplinary Area

According to FSSE 2008 and NSOPF 2004 results, the average full-time faculty member spends over half of their time on teaching related activities (e.g. time in class, grading), one-sixth of their time on research and scholarly work, and a quarter of their time on “other” activities (e.g., advising, service).