User talk:Zaccarias

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Best regards! Liuxinyu970226 (talk) 04:10, 4 September 2017 (UTC)

faculty member (Q41835716)[edit]

I don't think faculty member (Q41835716) should be merged into faculty (Q5428874).
Faculty isn't a profession - it's a name for all the academic staff.
same as member of the European Parliament (Q27169) or member of parliament (Q486839)
I deleted your note for now so it wouldn't be merged till we have discussed this properly
--Mikey641 (talk) 16:24, 20 December 2017 (UTC)

Thank you for your reply. My intention on my comment on the similarity of these two items was to point out that there is something wrong which has to be fixed. If I had thought that a simple merge would have been the solution I could have done this merge by myself.
There is a similarity in these two items: Both are defined as "instance of": "profession". I agree that an item for all the academic staff should also exist in addition to the profession item as you have mentioned above. But in order to achieve that the definition and description of the item has to be revised to be more precisely and clearly.--Zaccarias (talk) 16:47, 20 December 2017 (UTC)