Career Plateaus of University Academicsat Various Career Stages
Hypotheses of the study focused on significant relationships between career plateau dimensions (structural/hierarchical, content/job content, personal, professional and life) and career stages (exploration, establishment, maintenance and disengagement). The mixed methods approach was utilised with a sample of 253 academics. A framework for the effective management of various types of career plateaus across career stages in an academic environment was generated from the study.
Key words - Career plateaus, career stages, academics, university