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Retirement And Re-Entry Decision-Making: A Faculty Perspective, Seth Zimmer
Psychology Theses & Dissertations
Universities are faced with an aging workforce and threatened with deficits in number and quality of replacements for retirees. New policies and programs affecting retirement and workforce re-entry are taking shape. This points to the need for research on the factors used by faculty members in the retirement decision-making process.
Faculty are somewhat unique in that their university roles and responsibilities often allow them to be professionally active simultaneously in other settings. The usual concept of retirement becomes somewhat blurred where faculty members are concerned.
The decision of when to retire and whether or not to re-enter the workforce must ...