Occupation Title: Area, Ethnic, & Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
Description: Teach courses pertaining to the culture and development of an area, an ethnic group, or any other group, such as Latin American Studies, women's studies, or urban affairs. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 25-1062
Sample Job Titles: Professor, Assistant Professor, Women's Studies Professor, American Studies Professor, Associate Professor, Black Studies Professor, Ethnic Studies Professor, Lecturer, Modern Greek Studies Professor, Adjunct Instructor of Women's Studies
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 586,100
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).