Perceptions on Diversity in a Multicultural Setting: Laurentian University

By:
Prof. Jean-Charles Cachon
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This research is a survey of two samples, one among the 450 Faculty and the other among the 5, 200 full-time and 2, 200 part-time students of a bilingual and multicultural university located in Ontario, Canada. Diversity characteristics that are examined include ethnicity, gender, age, job status, marital status, study program, faculty, and disability. The variables under study include inclusiveness, class atmosphere, perceived behavior of students and faculty, support for research, working environment, safety, organizational image, and performance expectations.


Keywords: Multiculturalism, Diversity Training, Higher Education, University Professors, Human Resources Management
Stream: Learning, Education, Training
Presentation Type: Paper Presentation in English
Paper: Perceptions on Diversity in a Multicultural Setting


Prof. Jean-Charles Cachon

School of Commerce and Administration, Laurentian University
Canada


Ref: D05P0179