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  • Christian colleges and universities as moral communities: The effects of institutional characteristics on student religiosity.
    Davignon, Phil, and Robert A. Thomson, Jr. (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:4: 531-554.

    Analyzes online survey data from students at 31 member institutions of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. Satisfaction with spiritual mentorship, religious homogeneity, & satisfaction with institutional integration of faith with learning predicted various measures of religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Prayer; Belief; Practice; Education; Religiosity; Students, undergraduate; University
  • How Academics view Conservative Protestants.
    Yancey, George, Sam Reimer, and Jake O'Connell (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:3: 315-336.

    Based on open-ended items in a survey of American professors. Critics of conservative Protestants see them as intolerant, unscientific opponents. "Theological definers" rate them less negatively. Low information respondents lack knowledge of or interest n them. Contact lessens low ratings of conservative Protestants.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, religious; Professor; Contact theory; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • Assessing the Denominational Identity of American Evangelical Colleges and Universities, Part II: Faculty Perspectives and Practices.
    Rine, P. Jesse, Perry L. Glanzer, and Phil Davignon (2013)
    Christian Higher Education. 12(4): 243-65.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; University; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Identity; Education
  • Religion and Belief in Higher Education: The Experiences of Staff and Students.
    Weller, Paul, Tristram Hooley, and Nicki Moore (2011)
    London: Equality Challenge Unit.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Students, undergraduate; Education; Belief
  • Compromising Scholarship. Religious and Political Bias in American Higher Eduction.
    Yancey, George (2011)
    Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press.

    Based on questionnaire data from U.S. sociologists, readings of sociologists' blogs, & questionnarie data from U.S. professors in humanities & various sciences other than sociology. Finds bias against political conservatives, Evangelicals, & fundamentalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Sociologists; Prejudice, religious; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; Education; Tolerance
  • Science vs. Religion. What Scientists Really Think.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard (2010)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2005-08 survey & interview data from scientists at elite universities in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Scientist; Professor
  • The Religiosity of American College and University Professors.
    Gross, Neil, and Solon Simmons (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:2: 101-129.

    Analyzes 2006 survey data from U.S.A. professors.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Professor
  • Vocational Discernment and Action: An Exploratory Study of Male and Female University Professors.
    Thompson, Don, and Cindy Miller-Perrin (2008)
    Review of Religious Research 50:1: 97-119.

    Based on a survey & observation of a workshop, both of professors at a Christian university.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Vocation
  • Secularization and Religious Change among Elite Scientists.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard, Jerry Z. Park, and Phil Todd Veliz (2008)
    Social Forces 86:4: 1805-1839.

    Analyzes 1969 & 2005 survey data from American academic social & natural scientists.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Professor; Scientist
  • Modulations of active piety: Professors and televangelists as promoters of Indonesian "Sufisme."
    Howell, Julia Day (2008)
    In Greg Fealy and Sally White (eds.) Expressing Islam: Religious Life and Poltiics in Indonesia. Singapore:ISEAS Press, pp. 40-62.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Media; Indonesia; Islam, Sufi, Indonesia
  • Religion among Academic Scientists: Distinctions, Disciplines, and Demographics.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard, and Christopher Scheitle (2007)
    Social Problems 54:2: 289-307.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Scientist
  • Religious Beliefs & Behavior of College Faculty.
    Tobin, Gary A., and Aryeh K. Weinberg (2007)
    San Francisco: Instiute for Jewish & Community Research.

    2 vols.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Professor; University
  • The Professionalization of Faculty at Religious Colleges and Universities.
    Parker, James, Michael Beaty, F. Carson Mencken, and Larry Lyon (2007)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 46:1: 87-100.

    Based on survey data from faculty at 6 religiously-sponsored institutions. Faculty favor considering religion in hires, but also favor academic freedom of those hired.

    Associated Search Terms: University; Academic freedom; Professor; Education
  • Diversity's Blind Spot: Catholic Ethnics on the Faculties of Elite American Universities.
    Alba, Richard D. (2006)
    Ethnicities 6:4: 518-554.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Ethnic; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Faculty Attitudes on Integrating Faith and Learning at Religious Colleges and Universities: A Research Note.
    Lyon, Larry, Michael Beaty, James Parker, and Carson Mencken (2005)
    Sociology of Religion 66:1: 61-69.

    Survey data from faculty at 6 denominational higher educational institutions; liberal arts vs. research school & whether faculty member belongs to the sponsoring denomination predict "separatist" vs. "integrationist" stances toward curriculum.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Education
  • The Difference Catholic Makes: Catholic Faculty and Catholic Identity.
    Sullins, D. Paul (2004)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 43:1: 83-101.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from professors at U.S. Catholic colleges & universities. A critical percentage of Catholic faculty strengthens identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Catholic, U.S.A.; Identity; Education
  • Making Sense of a 'Religious' University: Faculty Adaptations and Opinions at Brigham Young, Baylor, Notre Dame, and Boston College.
    Lyon, Larry, Michael Beaty, and Stephanie Litizette Mixon (2002)
    Review of Religious Research 43:4: 326-348.

    Based on 1990s surveys of faculty at Baylor, Boston College, Notre Dame, & Brigham Young.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Education
  • People of faith: Religious conviction in American journalism and higher education.
    Schmalzbauer, John A. (2002)
    Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press.

    Based on interviews with 40 leading intellectuals.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Journalists
  • The Significance of Personal Change for Operative Goals: A Structuralist Approach to Theological Self-identification and Attitudes Toward Academic Policy in Southern Baptist Colleges.
    Ingram, Larry C. (1996)
    Review of Religious Research 38:1: 61-78.

    Analyzes 1991 questionnaire data from professors at Southern Baptist colleges; liberals emphasized scholarship, fundamentalists Baptist socialization.

    Associated Search Terms: University; Education; Professor; Southern Baptist; Liberal, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Organizational Mission as Source of Vulnerability: Comparing Attitudes of Trustees and Professors in Southern Baptist Colleges.
    Ingram, Larry C., and Ann Carol King (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 36:4: 355-368.

    Analyzes 1990 questionnaire data from professors & board members of Southern Baptist colleges & universities, concerning academic freedom & related issues; see no cleavage between the 2 groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Education; Southern Baptist
  • Perceptions of Academic Freedom by Professors in Southern Baptist Colleges.
    Ingram, Larry C., Robert Thornton, and Renee Edwards (1993)
    In Nancy T. Ammerman (ed.), Southern Baptists Observed. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, pp. 222-236.

    Based on a 1988 survey of professors in 46 senior colleges affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; University; Southern Baptist; Professor
  • Evangelicalism: The Coming Generation.
    Hunter, James Davison (1987)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Analyzes survey data from students at 9 denominational colleges & 7 Evangelical seminaries, & other data bases, including a 1985 survey of denominational college faculty.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Seminarians; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Students, undergraduate
  • Determinants of College Teachers' Religious Beliefs and Participation.
    Hoge, Dean R., and Larry G. Keeter (1976)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 15:3: 221-235.

    Analyzes 1972 questionnaire data from professors at 2 largely undergraduate state universities in North Carolina; religious belief & practice seemed related to childhood socialization, not professional intellectual pursuits.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Professor
  • Secularization and Scholarship among American Professors.
    Faia, Michael A. (1976)
    Sociological Analysis 37:1: 63-73.

    Analyzes 1969 questionnaire data from American professors; shows no relationship between secularization & scholarly productivity.

    Associated Search Terms: Scholarship; Secularization; Professor
  • Role Uncertainty and Commitment among Seminary Faculty.
    Potvin, Raymond H. (1976)
    Sociological Analysis 37:1: 45-52.

    Analyzes survey data from American Catholic priests who staff seminaries; shows role ambiguity undermining commitment.

    Associated Search Terms: Seminary professor; Clergy role; Anomie; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Professors' Religion and Ethnic Backgrounds.
    Lipset, Seymour Martin, and Everett C. Ladd (1975)
    Chronicle of Higher Education 11:2 (Sept. 22): 2.

    Presents 1969 & '72 survey data on the American professorate.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor
  • Academic Discipline and Faculty Religiosity in Secular and Church-Related Colleges.
    Lehman, Edward C., Jr. (1974)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 13:2: 205-220.

    Analyzes circa 1968 questionnaire data from professors at 15 Midwest U.S. colleges & universities; shows secular university professors who study religious phenomena scoring low on religiosity & their denominational college counterparts high on it.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Professor
  • Responses to Religion. Studies in the Social Psychology of Religious Belief.
    Maranell, Gary M. (1974)
    Lawrence: University of Kansas Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Sex; Community study; Clergy; Unitarian, U.S.A.; Unitarian Universalist; Baptist, U.S.A.; Professor; Superstition scale
  • Religiosity and Secularization in the Academic Professions.
    Thalheimer, Fred (1973)
    Sociology of Education 46: 183-202.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from faculty at a west coast U.S. university; focuses on differences in religiosity among academic fields.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Secularization; Professor; Education
  • The 'Religious Factor' and Academic Careers: Another Communication.
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1973)
    American Journal of Sociology 78:5: 1247-1255. [Also in Andrew M. Greeley, The Sociology of Andrew M. Greeley (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1994), pp. 241-249]

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.; Education; Professor
  • The Changing Religious Composition of American Higher Education.
    Steinberg, Stephen (1973)
    In Charles Y. Glock (ed.) Religion in Sociological Perspective: Essays in the empirical Study of Religion. Belmont, California: Wadsworth, pp. 102-116.

    Analyzes survey data from faculty in American institutions of higher education.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Education; Congregational, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Professor; Jewish, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.
  • Religion and Intellectuals: Findings from a Sample of University Faculty.
    DeJong, Gordon F., and Joseph E. Faulkner (1972)
    Review of Religious Research 14:1: 15-24.

    Analyzes interview data; shows professors at a large American state university to be actively religious, in a demythologized way.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor
  • The Scholarly Perspective and Religious Commitment.
    Lehman, Edward C., Jr. (1972)
    Sociological Analysis 33:4: 199-216.

    Analyzes circa 1968 questionnaire data from professors at 15 Midwest U.S. colleges & universities; shows inverse relationships between scholarly perspective & religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Professor; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Sources of Professorial Role Satisfaction at Value Specific Colleges.
    Kratcoski, Peter C. (1972)
    Sociological Analysis 33:1: 16-25.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from faculty of 5 American Catholic colleges; shows a core of professionally unproductive permanent faculty & a fringe of potentially productive transitory members.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Professor; Education
  • Jewish or Professorial Identity? The Prioritization Process in Academic Situations.
    Friedman, Norman L. (1971)
    Sociological Analysis 32:3: 149-157.

    Analyzes responses of American Jewish academics about whether to work on Yom Kippur.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Jewish, U.S.A.; Feast
  • Faculty Views on Identity and Professionalism for Catholic Colleges and Universities.
    Henlein, George A., and Robert T. Blackburn (1971)
    Sociological Analysis 32:4: 215-228.

    Analyzes survey data from faculty at 11 Catholic colleges & universities; suggests a trend toward non-sectarian status.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Professor; Education
  • Catholic College Faculties: An Examination of Their Educational and Professional Attainments and Value Commitments.
    Kratcoski, Peter C. (1971)
    Sociological Analysis 32:4: 199-214.

    Surveys faculty at 5 American Catholic colleges; religious & laity were similar in educational & professional accomplishments, but the former were more committed to Catholic functions of the colleges.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Professor
  • Catholic Academicians and the Intellectual Subsociety Hypothesis.
    Murray, John D. (1971)
    In Charles H. Anderson and John D. Murray (eds.) The Professors. Cambridge: Schenkman, pp. 247-263.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Professor
  • Religious Communality Among Academics.
    Anderson, Charles H. (1968)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 7: 87-96.

    Data from 2 unnamed communities show academics less religiously communal than others, i.e. more likely to have friends & associates from outside their own religious grouping.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Communality
  • Academic Discipline as Predictive of Faculty Religiosity.
    Lehman, Edward C., Jr., and Donald W. Shriver (1968)
    Social Forces 47:2: 171-182.

    Analyzes 1966 interview data from professors at a southeast, American state university.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Academic discipline; Religiosity
  • From Religious Community to Occupational Group: Structural Assimilation among Professors, Lawyers and Engineers.
    Wilensky, Harold L., and Jack Ladinsky (1967)
    American Sociological Review 32: 541-561.

    Analyzes 1960 interview data from lawyers, professors, & engineers; concludes that work overcomes religion by assimilating minorities, & that social ties tend to follow religious lines, though religion & workplace are independent of each other.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Professor; Engineers; Communality; Attorneys; Assimilation
  • The Changing Catholic College.
    Greeley, Andrew M., with William Van Cleve and Grace Ann Carroll (1967)
    Chicago: Aldine.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Professor; Students, undergraduate; Education
  • Secularization, Incorporation and Social Relations.
    Hammond, Phillip E. (1966)
    American Journal of Sociology 72:2: 188-194.

    Examines 56 U.S. Protestant colleges in the 1950s; most faculty in secular high quality & sacred low quality schools expected administrative support in any academic freedom dispute, but only half in sacred high quality & secular low quality expected such.

    Associated Search Terms: Academic freedom; Conflict; Professor; Secularization; Education; Protestant, U.S.A.
  • Continuity and Change in Religiosity: A Study of Academicians.
    Thalheimer, Fred (1965)
    Pacific Sociological Review 8:2: 101-108.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from faculty at a west coast U.S. university; shows them slightly less religious than others, & that they became so before their college years, not as a result of their educations.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Professor; Religiosity
  • Criticism of Undergraduate Faculty by Graduates of Catholic Colleges.
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1965)
    Review of Religious Research 6: 96-106.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Professor; Education; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • The Academic Man in the Catholic College.
    Donovan, John D. (1964)
    New York: Sheed & Ward.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Catholic, U.S.A.; Education
  • Antidemocratic Attitudes in Midwest University.
    Struening, Elmer L. (1963)
    In Hermann Henry Remmers (ed.) Anti-Democratic Attitudes in American Schools. Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, pp. 210-258.

    Factor analysis of questionnaire data from professors at a Midwest U.S. university; church attendance related curvilinearly with prejudice & positively with "authoritarian religious submission."

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Practice; Factor analysis; Prejudice; Professor
  • Family Socialization and Faculty Publication: A Study of the Academic Man in the Catholic College.
    Donovan, John D. (1963)
    American Catholic Sociological Review 24:2: 115-126.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Education; Catholic, U.S.A.; Professor; Socialization
  • Replacement of Professors in Theological Colleges and Faculties.
    Hoffner, Joseph (1961)
    Social Compass 8;4: 291-303.

    Makes practical recommendations in the light of a shortage of professors for Catholic theological colleges in West Germany.

    Associated Search Terms: Seminary; Professor; Catholic, Germany; Germany, West
  • The Dimensions, Distribution, and Correlates of Authoritarianism in a Midwestern University Faculty Population.
    Struening, Elmer L. (1957)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Purdue University.

    Factor analysis of questionnaire data from professors at a Midwest U.S. university; church attendance related curvilinearly with prejudice & positively with "authoritarian religious submission."

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Professor; Factor analysis; Practice
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