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2019 Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET)

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Analysis of variance, Academic-industrial collaboration -- Case studies, Technology transfer, Universities and colleges -- Faculty -- Attitudes, Technological innovations -- Management


The entrepreneurial university has taken a prodigious influence globally and studies show the expedient value of entrepreneurship in education. Universities are performing various entrepreneurship activities alongside their main objectives of teaching and research. This study evaluates university faculty of different work experiences and positions of their perceptions toward the entrepreneurial university. Analysis of Variances (ANOVA) and Least Significant Difference (LSD) comparisons were performed on participants work experience by evaluating certain factors of the entrepreneurship university. Independent sample t-tests were conducted to reveal faculty's awareness of entrepreneurship in their universities. The results help in understanding the interpersonal dynamics within academic organizations. Universities worldwide are adopting entrepreneurship in education by introducing models, methods, and collaboration on all levels of industry and government to fulfill innovative systems in academia.


This is the publisher's final PDF. Copyright 2019 by PICMET. Paper delivered at the 2019 Proceedings of PICMET '19: Technology Management in the World of Intelligent Systems



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