Table 34

2012-2013: Procedure When Faculty Lines Are Vacated, in U.S. and Canadian Graduate Departments of Psychology by Degree Level and Institutional Control

 

U.S. Departments

Canadian

 

Doctoral

Master’s

Doctoral

Public

Private

All

Public

Private

All

Departments

N =

 

122

50

172

41

16

57

10

 

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

Faculty lines vacated by retirement in your department are:

… returned to the department for filling at any level needed by the department (junior or senior level).

10%

32%

16%

2%

25%

9%

10%

… returned to the department but can only be filled at a junior level (lecturer/ assistant professor).

14%

14%

14%

32%

12%

26%

0%

…returned to the dean/provost with an opportunity to make a case for its return.

69%

52%

64%

56%

56%

56%

60%

… not returned to the department.

5%

0%

3%

7%

0%

5%

30%

Other

2%

2%

2%

2%

6%

4%

0%

Source: 2012-2013 Faculty Salary Survey, APA Center for Workforce Studies and Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology.