Definitions for "Faculty"
A body of a men to whom any specific right or privilege is granted; formerly, the graduates in any of the four departments of a university or college (Philosophy, Law, Medicine, or Theology), to whom was granted the right of teaching (profitendi or docendi) in the department in which they had studied; at present, the members of a profession itself; as, the medical faculty; the legal faculty, etc.
The body of person to whom are intrusted the government and instruction of a college or university, or of one of its departments; the president, professors, and tutors in a college.
Department (i.e. Faculty of Science or History Faculty).
Keywords:  endowment, soul, knack, capax, facere
Ability to act or perform, whether inborn or cultivated; capacity for any natural function; especially, an original mental power or capacity for any of the well-known classes of mental activity; psychical or soul capacity; capacity for any of the leading kinds of soul activity, as knowledge, feeling, volition; intellectual endowment or gift; power; as, faculties of the mind or the soul.
Special mental endowment; characteristic knack.
faculty is a capacity or power for vital operation. Faculties are distinct from the substance which possesses and uses them, for the immediate exercise of vital operations. Some of man's faculties belong to the living body, some belong to the soul. These facts are the psychological basis for admitting faculties (from facere, to do), capacities ( capax, from capere, to hold), or powers (from posse, to be able; the Scholastics generally use the corresponding Latin term potentiæ).
an instrument or warrant in canon law s, especially a judicial or quasi-judicial warrant from an ecclesiastical court or tribunal
an instrument or warrant in canon laws In Western culture, canon law is the law of the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches
Authority to carry out works in and around a church. (Beresford, Maurice and Hurst, John. Wharram Percy: Deserted Medieval Village, 136)
Power; prerogative or attribute of office.
inherent power or ability
one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
an ability See expertise for human ability in general
an expert with significant levels of functional and multinational expertise
Privilege or permission, granted by favor or indulgence, to do a particular thing; authority; license; dispensation.
Keywords:  psychology, see
See Faculty psychology
a challenging and rewarding developmental experience
This term can be used to describe any unclassified employee, however it is more typically used to describe Officers of Instruction.
These are individuals that work as campus based faculty or field based faculty. They are broken into the following categories: Extension Agents Extension Specialists.
a fundamental power of human subjects to do something or perform some rational function.
a division under which degree programmes are offered
Keywords:  tape, surrounded, red, men, body
a body of men surrounded by red tape
The quality in an entity which makes it capable of performing certain acts even when these acts are not actually performed.
a collective organization for closely related units of education and research