Staff category   othershow all attributes
Name swissEduPersonStaffCategory
Description Workbranch of a staff member
Vocabulary controlled, see below
References SIUS/SHIS
OID 2.16.756.
LDAP Syntax Integer {3}
# of values multi
Example values
  • 101
  • 305


The classification is based on the staff categories of the SIUS/SHIS documents, suitably expanded to include non-school categories.

The three categories are:

1xx Teachers
2xx Researchers
3xx Others (Support, Admin and technical staff)

The last two digits indicate a subcategory, as explained in Appendix E: 'Staff categories' in the Attribute Specification.

Find the complete list of attribute definitions in one single document: Attribute Specification