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Trends in Education

AAA Reports

Graduates 2012 Report: As Anthropology Doctorates Increase in Number and Diversity, So Do Financial and Social Support Needs for Graduates
2014 - AAA Department of Academic Affairs

What is Happening with Anthropology? Recent Trends Regarding Faculty, Enrollment, Degrees Granted and Departments (PowerPoint)
2011 - AAA Department of Academic Programs

The Changing Face of Anthropology (PDF)   
Summary (10 pages) 
2011 - AAA Committee on Practicing, Applied, and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA)

Race, Gender and Mentoring in Anthropology Departments (PDF)
2004

The Growth and Changing Composition in Anthropology 1966-2002 (PDF)
AAA AnthroGuide

Who is teaching and how they are being supported? (PDF)
2001 - AAA Department of Academic Relations

AAA Survey of Departments  
1998 Survey (PDF) 
1996 Survey
1989 Survey (PDF)
1979 Survey (PDF)
1978 Survey (PDF)
1977 Survey (PDF)

AAA Survey of Anthropology PhDs
1997 Survey 
1995 Survey
1986 Survey


Other Reports

Science and Engineering Indicators 2014
National Science Foundation | National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics

Social Science PhDs Five+ Years Out: Anthropology Report
2008 - Center for Innovation and Research in Graduate Education (CIRGE) at the University of Washington, Seattle

Enhancing Diversity in Science: A Leadership Retreat on the Role of Professional Associations and Scientific Societies (PDF).
2008 - National Institute of Health & National Science Foundation