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At the point of central administration ... it’s as autocratic as is possible for the central administration to make it. It maintains a facade of consultation, but the President makes it very clear that he does not feel himself bound by any consultation. He made himself chair of the last provost search committee. He said the only thing he was mandated to do was consult with the faculty advisory committee, and that he was not bound by their decision (which previous presidents had considered themselves bound by) nor by the search committee.
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In columns 2-5 the percentage of the respondents per country who answered the question are indicated. e. not having answered this question, are reported at the bottom of the table. 38 PETER GEURTS AND PETER MAASSEN in the Carnegie survey), and other academic activities. In table 1 the indicated numbers of hours spent on governance are presented. In looking at these data carefully, a number of observations can be made. First, the involvement of academics in institutional governance is highest in England, followed by Sweden respectively, with the lowest participation in the Netherlands and Germany (see also table 6).