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Table 2 Teachers’ personal characteristics

From: Barriers and facilitators to online medical and nursing education during the COVID-19 pandemic: perspectives from international students from low- and middle-income countries and their teaching staff

Characteristics Number (percentage)
Gender  
Male 40 (42.1%)
Female 55 (57.9%)
Age  
25–34 25 (26.3%)
35–44 56 (58.9%)
45–54 14 (14.7%)
Professional title  
Lecturer and below 46 (48.4%)
Associate professor 35 (36.8%)
Professor 14 (14.7%)
Teaching subject type  
Basic subjects 51 (53.7%)
Clinical subjects 44 (46.3%)
Work type  
Teaching and others 83 (87.4%)
Teaching only 12 (12.6%)
Teaching experience  
Less than 5 years 49 (51.6%)
5 years or more 46 (48.4%)
Previous online teaching experience  
Some 24 (25.3%)
None 71 (74.7%)
Extra communications after class with students  
Yes 70 (73.7%)
No 25 (26.3%)
Place for conducting the online teaching  
Home 76 (80.0%)
Work place 19 (20.0%)
Total 95 (100%)