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History Dept., Herter Hall
University of Massachusetts
161 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-9312


Tel. 413.545.1330
Fax. 413.545.6137

history@history.umass.edu

 

Ph.D. Placement: 2000-2013

 

Ph.D. Placement Statistics- First Position (of 42 respondents)

 

Faculty TT Faculty NTT Humanities Administration Post-Doctoral Industry Government Other No Info.
9 18 1 2 3 2 3 4
21.4% 42.9% 2.4% 4.8% 7.1% 4.8% 7.1% 9.5%

 

Ph.D. Placement Statistics- Current Position (of 42 respondents)

 

Faculty TT Faculty NTT Humanities Administration Post-Doctoral Industry Government Other No Info.
23 4 4 0 3 1 5 2
54.8% 9.5% 9.5% 0% 7.1% 2.4% 11.9% 4.8%

 

To see data in pie charts, click here.

 

* Faculty TT- Tenure Track Faculty

* Faculty NTT- Non-Tenure Track Faculty

 

Category Definitions:

Faculty: Includes teaching and research positions at a university or college. Examples include Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Instructor, Lecturer, and a Senior Research Associate.

Humanities Administration: Includes administrative positions at university or college humanities centers and other non-profits.

Postdoctoral: Includes postdoctoral fellows, researchers, associates, and other training positions, such as residents and students pursuing additional degrees.

Industry: Includes research, leadership, technical, and professional positions at private industries and businesses. Examples includes independent consultation, employees of museums and historic sites, archives, or university presses.

Government: Includes positions in local, state, and federal government agencies.

Other: Includes anyone who does not fit into the above categories, as well as independent scholars.