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  1. How Does Our Membership Grow? Indicators of Change by Gender, Race and Ethnicity, and Degree Type, 2001-2007

    This research brief studies changes in ASA membership between 2001 and 2007, focusing on gender, race and ethnicity, and degree type. In particular, it examines characteristics of members with a terminal master's degree, compared to those whose highest degree is the doctorate.

  2. Pathways to Job Satisfaction: What Happened to the Class of 2005?

    This is the second in a series of research briefs to focus on the job outcomes of the 2005 sociology cohort. This brief describes a pathway from the sociological research skills learned as an undergraduate to the types of jobs obtained one and a half years after graduation and the effect on job satisfaction. 

  3. The Health of Sociology: Statistical Fact Sheets, 2007

    This factbook serves as a statistical compendium addressing subjects such as the impact of sociological journals, labor force participation for sociologists, and degrees in sociology, among other topics.

  4. Too Many or Too Few PhDs? Employment Opportunities in Academic Sociology

    Using data from positions advertised in the ASA Job Bank, this research brief describes the types of jobs available to sociologists in 2006, and describes the leading areas of specialization sought in advertised assistant professor positions.

  5. Footnotes - 2015 September-October

    ASA's newsletter, Footnotes, publishes updates from the Association and news on the discipline. Footnotes is published monthly with combined issues published in May/June, July/August, and September/October. Footnotes is mailed to all current ASA members.  An archive of prior issues is available online. Non-member subscriptions are available as are single copies. For more information, email or call (202) 383-9005. 

  6. Footnotes - 2015 December

    Footnotes - 2015 December
  7. Footnotes - 2015 November

    Footnotes - 2015 November
  8. Footnotes - 2016 January

    Footnotes - 2016 January
  9. Profile of 2001 ASA Membership

    This data brief describes 2001 ASA member characteristics, including basic demographics, employment status, and self-reported income level.

  10. Profile of 2005 ASA Membership: Who Joined, Who Moved to the Top, and Who Is in What Sub-field?

    This research brief profiles ASA memberhip in 2005, comparing member characteristics to those in 2001. Highlights include somewhat of an increase in the percentage representation of student members in 2005.