The Preparation of Future Faculty for Metropolitan Universities

  • G. Edward Schuh University of Minnesota
Keywords: Higher Education, Modernization, Faculty Education, Faculty Development


Neither the traditional land grant universities nor the more recently created metropolitan universities have been able to keep up with the rapidly emerging problem of modernization. The premise of this article is that this situation Is rooted, in part, In the education and development of the faculty of those universities. The need for change is discussed here, as well as the role of the university in modern society, and prescriptions are given for the preparation of the future faculty.