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Aug 21, 2014, 14:00 ET

Employment in Higher Education Contracts for Fourth Consecutive Quarter As Job Postings Increase

The number of jobs in higher education decreased in Q2 2014 for the fourth consecutive quarter and the largest decline since the current downward...

May 28, 2014, 10:19 ET

Employment in Higher Education Shrinks for Third Consecutive Quarter

The number of jobs in higher education decreased in Q1 2014 for the third consecutive quarter. However, the declines have been consistently...

Mar 04, 2014, 09:31 ET

Higher Education Employment Contracts While Job Postings Expand

The number of jobs in higher education decreased in Q4 2013 for the second consecutive quarter. Over the same period, the number of advertisements...

Dec 03, 2013, 11:43 ET

Higher Education Employment Continues to Decline in Q3 2013 as Job Postings Advance

The number of jobs in higher education decreased in Q3 2013 for the third quarter in a row.  At the same time, the number of advertisements...

Aug 23, 2013, 11:00 ET

Higher Education Employment Recedes in Q2 2013

 The number of jobs in higher education decreased incrementally in Q2 2013 for the second consecutive quarter.  Meanwhile, the number of...

May 20, 2013, 11:00 ET

Sluggish Employment Picture for Higher Education in Q1 2013

 The number of jobs in higher education was essentially unchanged in the first quarter of 2013.  Meanwhile, the number of advertisements...

Mar 01, 2013, 08:47 ET

Higher Education Job Growth Outpaced By Overall U.S. Employment

The number of jobs in higher education grew during the fourth quarter of 2012, but was outpaced by growth of all U.S. jobs. The number of...

Nov 16, 2012, 12:53 ET
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Higher Education Growth Steady, Stable, And Greater Than Overall U.S. Jobs

 The number of jobs in higher education grew during the third quarter of 2012, continuing to outpace growth of all U.S. jobs. The "market...

Aug 16, 2012, 10:20 ET

Higher Education Employment Continues To Outpace U.S. Jobs In Second Quarter

The number of jobs in higher education continues to grow faster than overall U.S. employment, but the difference in growth rates narrowed in Q2...

May 17, 2012, 10:07 ET
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Higher Education Employment Growth Outpaces U.S. Jobs Growth, But Gap Narrows

 Growth in the number higher education jobs continued to moderate in Q1 2012, a trend that started to emerge mid-2011, but is still outpacing...

Feb 27, 2012, 13:58 ET

Higher Education Job Postings and Employment Growth Slows as use of Part-time Faculty Rises

 Growth in the number of jobs in higher education continued to moderate in Q4 2011, a trend that started to emerge mid-year. Likewise, the...

Nov 18, 2011, 12:40 ET

Growth in Higher Education Job Postings and Employment Slows as Use of Part-time Faculty Increases

Advertisements for job openings in higher education rose 16.5 percent in the third quarter of 2011, according to a new report from HigherEdJobs,...

Aug 17, 2011, 09:03 ET

Job Postings in Higher Education Grow but at Slower Pace; Postings for Part-Time Faculty Jump 65 Percent

Advertisements for job openings in higher education rose 25.2 percent in the second quarter of 2011, according to a new report from HigherEdJobs,...

Feb 16, 2011, 08:33 ET
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Higher Education Job Openings and Employment Surge in 2010

Advertisements for job openings in higher education surged 44.4 percent in 2010 compared to a decline of 27.2 percent in 2009, according to a new...

Nov 17, 2010, 11:32 ET

Higher Education Advertised Job Openings Up 64 Percent in Third Quarter

The number of advertised job openings in higher education soared in the third quarter of 2010, according to a newly released report from...

Aug 17, 2010, 09:04 ET

Job Openings in Higher Education Soar 36 Percent as Sector Continues to Outperform Economy

Higher education employment continues to follow stable growth patterns as overall U.S. employment recovered only slightly in the first half of...

May 19, 2010, 09:03 ET

Higher Education Advertised Job Openings Jump 47 Percent as Sector Continues to Outperform Economy

Advertisements for job openings in higher education were up dramatically in the first quarter of 2010. In fact, the number of advertised job...