Median New Hires by Faculty Rank

This chart focuses new hire salaries for political science faculty at four-year institutions in the United States. The chart highlights median new hire salaries in 2016-17 by faculty rank,  institution type, and highest degree offered. […]


2016-2017 Faculty Composition Report

The 2016-2017 APSA Departmental Survey: Faculty Composition Report analyzes the size and rank of faculty, including the number of new hires, at political science departments in the United States. Average faculty size and the proportions […]


Chart of the Month: Changes in Degrees Awarded

The April Chart of the Month focuses on changes in degrees awarded in political science. The chart highlights the changes in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees awarded from 2014-15 to 2016-17. Overall, responding departments saw […]


Report on Incoming Doctoral Students

The 2016-2017 APSA Graduate Placement Survey: Incoming Students Report analyzes incoming doctoral students in the 2016-2017 academic year. It includes the characteristics of job candidates, reported levels of funding, and the years of guaranteed funding […]


APSA 2017-2018 eJobs Report

The 2017-2018 APSA eJobs Report: 6 Month Report, July 1 – December 31, 2017 analyzes the positions posted to the APSA eJobs website from July 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017. There were 899 job […]