Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE)


COACHE, a research-practice partnership within the Harvard Graduate School of Education, is dedicated to the discovery of and insight into the postsecondary faculty experience. The COACHE Faculty Job Satisfaction Survey is a snapshot of faculty satisfaction. The survey provides an opportunity for further conversation and actionable data about the conditions—the environment, policies and practices that support faculty.

BGSU Goals for COACHE Faculty Job Satisfaction Survey
• Gain valuable insights through a customized, adaptive report that includes thoughtful data segmentation out of the box.
• Benchmark faculty’s experience of the academic workplace within both internal and national contexts.
• Compare data against a self-selected group of peer institutions, as well as our pool of national results.
• Provide opportunities for on-going discussions and conversations about faculty satisfaction at BGSU

Subject Area covered by the COACHE Survey

• Nature of Work
• Resources and Support
• Interdisciplinary Work, Collaboration, and Mentoring
• Tenure and Promotion
• Institutional Leadership
• Shared Governance
• Departmental Engagement, Quality, and Collegiality
• Appreciation and Recognition
• Retention and Negotiation


For more information on COACHE, click here.

For Frequently Asked Questions, click here.

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Updated: 03/10/2023 02:35PM