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16 Nov, 2016, 12:05 ET Strong Employment Growth Continues for Higher Education in Q3 2016

The number of jobs in higher education increased 1.9 percent in Q3 2016, the largest third quarter increase in four years, according to a recent...


19 Aug, 2016, 12:36 ET Strong Employment Growth for Higher Education in Q2 2016

 The number of jobs in higher education increased 1.8 percent in Q2 2016, the largest second quarter growth since Q2 2012, according to a...


23 May, 2016, 11:55 ET Higher Education Employment Increases in Q1 2016

 The number of jobs in higher education increased 0.7 percent in Q1 2016, the largest first quarter growth since Q1 2013, according to a recent...


19 Feb, 2016, 15:46 ET Employment in Higher Education Grows at Fastest Pace in Three Years

 The number of jobs in higher education increased 1.25 percent in Q4 2015, or about 24,100 jobs, which was the largest increase in jobs for the...


25 Nov, 2015, 12:50 ET Higher Education Employment Suffers Large Decline in Q3 2015

 The number of jobs in higher education declined 1.31 percent in Q3 2015, the fourth consecutive quarterly decline for the industry and the...


25 Nov, 2014, 10:59 ET Employment in Higher Education Ticks Upward Ending Yearlong Decline

 The number of jobs in higher education ticked upward in Q3 2014, reversing a downward trend that lasted four consecutive quarters, according...


21 Aug, 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...


28 May, 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...


04 Mar, 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...


03 Dec, 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...


23 Aug, 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...


20 May, 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...


01 Mar, 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...


16 Nov, 2012, 12:53 ET 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...


16 Aug, 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...


17 May, 2012, 10:07 ET 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...


27 Feb, 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...


18 Nov, 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,...


17 Aug, 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,...


16 Feb, 2011, 08:33 ET 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...


17 Nov, 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...


17 Aug, 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...


19 May, 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...