has a range of applications to a variety of real-life situations, for example a faculty may refer to a group or body of teaching staff at an academic institution, or on the other hand an individuals mental faculty, refers to their cognitive abilities.

FACULTY: "All the teaching staff of an educational institution, and the management of these institutions are considered the 'faculty' of the school or college."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FACULTY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/faculty/ (accessed September 28, 2021).