American Sociological Association

Still a Down Market: Findings from the 2009/2010 Job Bank Survey

July 2010
Authors: Roberta Spalter-Roth, Jerry A. Jacobs, Janene Scelza

Using data from positions advertised in the ASA Job Bank, this research brief describes the types of jobs available to sociologists in 2009, and presents the outcomes of searches to fill those positions. Findings include a decrease in the number of advertised academic jobs in 2009, compared to the previous year.


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