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Directory Services Attribute

Employee/Affiliate Official Title (title)

Attribute details

LDAP title attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: Employee's university-assigned title or affiliate's organization-assigned title.

For employees with multiple appointments, only the primary appointment title is stored.
Attribute Name: 'title'
OID: 2.5.4.12
URN: urn:oid:2.5.4.12
Multiple Values: Multi-valued (treated as Single-valued)
Format: Directory String {32768}
Search Syntax: EQUALITY caseIgnoreMatch SUBSTR caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch
Controlled Vocabulary: not applicable
Source: If (present in BPP or EDW feed) ⇒ BPP/EDW title
else, if (present in COMPASS-USA feed) ⇒ COMPASS-USA title
else, if (present in HSC feed) ⇒ HSC title
else, if (sponsored by AFS) ⇒ AFS title
else, if (present in AMFD feed) ⇒ AMFD title
else, if (sponsored by 12MAN) ⇒ 12MAN title
else, if (sponsored by UPD) ⇒ title provided by UPD
else, if (sponsored by KALON) ⇒ KALON title
else, if (sponsored by COLUMBIA) ⇒ COLUMBIA title

Directory-specific details

LDAP title attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration
  Enterprise Directory
People Branch
White Pages Directory
People Branch
Directory URL: ldap.tamu.edu operator.tamu.edu
Object Class: organizationalPerson organizationalPerson
Required: no no
Indexing: none none
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. If tamuEduSuppress is set to administrative, name, or studentEmployment, nonauthenticated (anonymous) users have no access.
Otherwise, nonauthenticated users have read access.
(White Pages Directory supports anonymous binds only.)
Usage: directory search web service directory search
Example(s): Software Applications Developer Software Applications Developer