American Sociological Association

On the Upswing: Findings from the ASA 2011-2012 Job Bank Survey

July 2012
Authors: Roberta Spalter-Roth, Michael Kisielewski, Jerry A. Jacobs

Based on positions advertised in the ASA Job Bank, this research brief describes the types of jobs available to sociologists in 2011, and presents the outcomes of searches to fill those positions. Findings include an increase in the number of advertised jobs, post-Great Recession.


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