Universal Journal of Educational Research Vol. 8(10), pp. 4751 - 4759
DOI: 10.13189/ujer.2020.081046
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Factors Affecting Lecturers' Motivation: A Case Study of Public Universities in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam


Lan Chi Le 1,*, Thai Dinh Do 1, Nhi Van Kieu 2
1 Saigon University (SGU), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

ABSTRACT

Human resources are always factor contributing to not only the existence of any organization, but also its development, the successful performance of which leads to create and enhance motivation of the employees in the organization. This factor is to promote lecturers and to improve labor productivity. It is a decisive factor for each University in successfully implementing the objectives and improving training quality. Therefore, this study's primary goal is to explore factors that influence the lecturers' motivation of public universities in Ho Chi Minh City (HCM). The researcher surveyed 800 lecturers who are teaching at eight public universities in HCMC, and each University has 100 lecturers surveyed. The researcher applied a random sampling technique and tested the Cronbach's Alpha. Results showed three factors affecting the lecturers' motivation and loyalty at public universities in HCMC with significance at 1.0 percent. This study's findings are an essential scientific justification to help educational managers improve lecturers' motivation and enhance training quality, not only in public universities in HCMC but also in other public universities in other provinces.

KEYWORDS
Lecturer, Motivation, Loyalty, Universities, SGU

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(a). IEEE Format:
[1] Lan Chi Le , Thai Dinh Do , Nhi Van Kieu , "Factors Affecting Lecturers' Motivation: A Case Study of Public Universities in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam," Universal Journal of Educational Research, Vol. 8, No. 10, pp. 4751 - 4759, 2020. DOI: 10.13189/ujer.2020.081046.

(b). APA Format:
Lan Chi Le , Thai Dinh Do , Nhi Van Kieu (2020). Factors Affecting Lecturers' Motivation: A Case Study of Public Universities in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Universal Journal of Educational Research, 8(10), 4751 - 4759. DOI: 10.13189/ujer.2020.081046.