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  1. 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.

  2. The Impact of Cross-Race Mentoring for “Ideal” and “Alternative” PhD Careers in Sociology

    This research brief examines minority career trajectories through a comparison of ASA Minority Fellowship Program fellows' characteristics with those of National Science Foundation Sociology Dissertation Improvement Awardees and a randomly selected control group.

  3. Minorities at Three Stages in the Sociology Pipeline

    This research brief uses data from the National Science Foundation Survey of Earned Doctorates, the ASA Graduate Department Survey, and the ASA 1998 Survey of Recent PhD Graduates in Sociology to compare the status and activities of members of racial and ethnic groups in academic sociology in terms of tenure and promotion process.

  4. The Pipeline for Faculty of Color in Sociology

    This data brief addresses whether sociology as a profession has made progress, stayed in place, or fallen behind in terms of efforts to produce, hire, and promote faculty of color in sociology.

  5. Race and Ethnicity in the Sociology Pipeline

    This research brief presents data on enrollments of people of color in sociology programs, including in master's and doctoral programs, as well as postdoctoral placement and presence among academic faculty in sociology.

  6. The Faculty Pipeline in Sociology and Other STEM Disciplines

    This presentation summarizes available data on the progression of women, and particularly women of color, in sociology and other disciplines through college degrees and faculty ranks. Obtaining data with sufficient detail is difficult, but there is ample evidence that women are underrepresented at senior faculty ranks across disciplines.

  7. Positions Advertised in the ASA Job Bank, 2014

    This research report describes the types of jobs available to sociologists in 2014, based on positions advertised in the ASA Job Bank. It presents the results of searches to fill academic positions, and identifies areas of sociological specialization sought for advertised jobs.

  8. 2017 Guide to Graduate Departments of Sociology

    A best seller for many years, this invaluable reference has been published by the ASA since 1965 and provides comprehensive information for academic administrators, advisers, faculty, students, and a host of others seeking information on social science departments in the U.S., Canada, and abroad. 

  9. ASA Style Guide, 5th Edition

    The fifth edition of the ASA Style Guide is the authoritative reference for writing, submitting, editing, and copyediting manuscripts for ASA journals and other publications following ASA's unique format. This revised, expanded edition features guidelines for the most common situations encountered by authors and editors. New features include revisions to reference formatting and additional information on grammar. In addition, updated reference examples, including citing social media sources and journal articles posted online ahead of print, are included in this new edition.

  10. 2018 Guide to Graduate Departments of Sociology

    A best seller for many years, this invaluable reference has been published by the ASA since 1965 and provides comprehensive information for academic administrators, advisers, faculty, students, and a host of others seeking information on social science departments in the U.S., Canada, and abroad.