Attribute: eduPersonScopedAffiliation

Subject’s role at their home organisation — see eduPersonAffiliation.

Attribute Definition

Friendly Name eduPersonScopedAffiliation
OID urn:oid:1.3.6.1.4.1.5923.1.1.1.9
Description

Subject’s role at their home organisation — see eduPersonAffiliation.

Format

Multi-valued, scoped, controlled vocabulary per eduPersonAffiliation. The intention of eduPersonScopedAffiliation is to allow more granular affiliation information to be provided — eduPersonAffiliation describes the principal’s relationship to an entire institution; eduPersonScopedAffiliation can describe a relationship to a particular faculty, department, or division.

eduPersonScopedAffiliation will be generated by SAFIRE from eduPersonAffiliation and schacHomeOrganization if not supplied by the identity provider.

If supplied, the scope portion must match one of the <shibmd:Scope> elements in the identity provider’s metadata or be a valid (pseudo-)subdomain within the bailiwick of one of those elements.

References
Example
  • member@example.ac.za
  • employee@example.ac.za
  • student@astrobiology.example.ac.za
  • faculty@science.example.ac.za

South African Identity Federation