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Professor Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 59,980 Professors in the United States. The Professor job market is expected to grow by 14.6% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in New York, Texas, and California, and as a percentage of the population Hawaii and North Dakota have the most Professors representing 1.025 in 1000 and 1.008 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

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Professor Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Construction Trades Assistant Professor Centralia College Shelton, WA, USA Job Details
Electrical Service Technician/Electrician ($1,000 Sign-On Bonus*) Service Professor Grand Rapids, MI, USA Job Details
Clinical Professor (Open Rank) Student Affairs Administration In Higher Education (Saahe) The Chronicle of Higher Education Sub Anchorage, AK, USA Job Details
Asst/Assoc Professor Of Clinical Surgery Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Springfield, IL, USA Job Details
Assistant Professor - Department Of Medicine - Division Of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation Chicago, IL, USA Job Details
Health Sciences Clinical Professor (Open Ranks) - University Of California, Riverside confidential Riverside, CA, USA Job Details
Assistant/Associate Professor - Pharmacy Practice Western New England University Springfield, MA, USA Job Details
Assistant Professor, General Psychiatry Associate Residency Director University of Nevada School of Medicine Reno, NV, USA Job Details
Residential Hvac Service/Install Technician ($1,000 Sign-On Bonus) Service Professor Grand Rapids, MI, USA Job Details
Instructor/Assistant Professor - Radiation Therapy MD Anderson Cancer Hospital Houston, TX, USA Job Details
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Demand for Professors

The Professor industry is concentrated in New York, Texas and California.

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Professor Jobs by State

How to Become a Professor

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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    A doctorate degree is required to be a Professor. An english literature degree is preferred.

  3. Get Hired

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