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AAA Reports

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)

Anthropology Faculty Job Market Report (PDF)
2009 - AAA Department of Academic Relations  

Work Climate, Gender, and the Status of Practicing Anthropologists (PDF)
Executive Summary (4 pages)
2009 - AAA Committee on the Status of Women in Anthropology (COSWA) 

We've Come a Long Way, Maybe: Academic Climate Report of the Committee on the Status of Women in Anthropology 
2008 - AAA Committee on the Status of Women in Anthropology (COSWA)

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

 

Other Resources

Losing Focus: The Annual Report on the Economic Status of the Profession, 2013-2014
2014 - American Association of University Professors 

Resources on Contingent Appointments
2014 - American Association of University Professors

The Nonacademic Careers of STEM PhD Holders
2014 - American Institutes of Research

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

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