Average Contingent Faculty in Sociology Departments, AY 2000/01 and 2006/07

Table: Average number of adjunct faculty, 2001 and 2007


This table compares across peer departments the average number of adjunct faculty and graduate students that taught in sociology departments in AY 2000/01 and 2006/07. The mean and median number of adjunct sociology faculty either decreased or remained the same in most departments between the two survey years. Graduate students, on the other hand, were most visible in Research and Doctoral I departments.

Source: ASA Department Survey, 2001 and 2007.