Essays about: "Personality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 417 essays containing the word Personality.

  1. 1. Predictors of Work Engagement Among University Teachers: The Role of Personality and Perceived Organisational Support.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Mutsa Marcia Machiha; Gladys Brew; [2019]
    Keywords : work engagement; personality; HEXACO; perceived organisational support; university teachers;

    Abstract : The present study was conducted with the aim of investigating whether perceived organisational support or HEXACO personality traits: honesty-humility, emotionality, extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness and openness; was a better predictor of work engagement among university teachers. A sample size of 157 university teachers was conveniently drawn both online and in person. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring the Relationship Between Personality, Gender and Preferences in Contemporary Office Workspace Design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Peter O'Reilly; [2019]
    Keywords : Biophilia; Environmental Psychology; Evolutionary Workspaces; Flex-office; Gender; Green Enriched Office; Lean office; Office Design Preference; Personality; Self-Determination Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objective: The study explores office workspace design preferences, and their psychological antecedents (personality and gender), among a sample of professionals before they have commenced work in an office environment – an approach not previously undertaken. Background: The physical environment of an office workspace and its design characteristics are important to employees’ psychological well-being. READ MORE

  3. 3. Virtual Leash – device-less remote parking based on ultrasonic sensor detection

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell elektroteknik och automation

    Author : Pontus Strömberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In today’s car industry more and more focus is put on autonomous driving and driving assistance. There are functions being developed that are supposed to assist the driver as well as functions that will be fully autonomous. READ MORE

  4. 4. Education and Political Efficacy Among Youth in Kosovo : A field study on university students’ perceptions on the effect of higher education on political efficacy and political behavior

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sandra Hagelin; [2019]
    Keywords : education; political efficacy; political behaviour; Kosovo;

    Abstract : This study seeks to investigate perceptions on education’s effect on political efficacy among university students at University of Pristhina, Kosovo; as well as how that seems to inform political behavior. Education is believed to have important implications on political behavior, an important factor for this is internal and external political efficacy, which allows research to disentangle educational effects on the individual’s political behavior. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adding Personality to Fantasy Creatures : Using animal motion references

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Isabel Håkansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Creatures; animation; personality; believability; human-animal studies;

    Abstract : Fantasy creatures are an essential part of many games, but while there are several studies focusing on body language and how expressive gaming companions may enhance the player’s experience, creatures and animals are rarely the focal points. Personality is closely related to believability, which is what most game developers work towards hence believability may improve the gaming experience. READ MORE