New career survey data posted— January-December 2015
The trend towards an increasing number of full-time positions continues with the latest set of career survey data compiled by Dr. Karl Schuler in our department, with 165 positions counted, up from 153 listed Jul. 2014-Jun. 2015 and up from 129 in 2014. This is the highest number since June 2008. Positions involving historical research and evaluation are the most numerous among the five main kinds of positions and account for slightly more than half of all positions, while the Southeast continues to offer the greatest number of positions of any part of the country.
The data can be viewed in the Career Survey tab above.