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Academic Prestige in Political Science: 2012-2013 Snapshot

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : administrative records data
Creator
  • Oprisko, Robert (Butler University)
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Publication Date
2013-06-13
Language
English
Free Keywords
political science; prestige
Description
  • Abstract

    This research is designed to examine structural effects of institutional prestige on individual hiring within the political science academy. The data here has been generated for first- and second-phase publications that will run from December 2012 to August 2013. Data from the third phase will include individual merit and a comprehensive survey that will be added in late 2013/early 2014.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1950 / 2013
    Time period: 1950--2013
  • 2012 / 2013
    Collection date: 2012--2013
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
Political Science departmental institutions and faculty. Smallest Geographic Unit: other
Sampling
Comprehensive study on all tenured/tenure-track faculty in PhD granting Political Science departments.
Collection Mode
  • The zipped package contains SPSS, Excel, JPEG, and Word files, which provide data, tables, and figures used in the publication.

    These data are part of ICPSR's Publication-Related Archive and are distributed exactly as they arrived from the data depositor. ICPSR has not checked or processed this material. Users should consult the investigator(s) if further information is desired.

Availability
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This study is freely available to the general public via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 34697 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Oprisko, Robert L.. Honor, prestige, and the Academy: A portrait of political science tenured and tenure-track faculty in Ph.D.-granting institutions (2012-2013). Political Science and Politics [forthcoming].New York, NY: Cambridge University Press. 2014.
  • Oprisko, Robert L.. Honor, prestige, and the Academy: A portrait of political science tenured and tenure-track faculty in Ph.D.-granting institutions (2012-2013). American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting.Chicago, IL. 2013.
  • Oprisko, Robert L., Dobbs, Kirstie L., DiGrazia, Joseph. Placement efficiency: An alternative ranking metric for graduate schools [blog post]. Blog post, Washington, DC: Georgetown Public Policy Review. 2013.
    • ID: http://gppreview.com/2013/09/15/placement-efficiency-an-alternative-ranking-metric-for-graduate-schools/ (URL)
  • Oprisko, Robert L., Dobbs, Kirstie L., DiGrazia, Joseph. Pushing up Ivies: Institutional prestige and the academic caste system [blog post]. Blog post, Washington, DC: Georgetown Public Policy Review. 2013.
    • ID: http://gppreview.com/2013/08/21/pushing-up-ivies-institutional-prestige-and-the-academic-caste-system/ (URL)
  • Oprisko, Robert. Superpowers: The American Academic Elite. Georgetown Public Policy Review blog.Blog post, Washington, DC: Georgetown University, Georgetown Public Policy Review. 2012.
    • ID: http://gppreview.com/2012/12/03/superpowers-the-american-academic-elite/ (URL)
  • Oprisko, Robert. Superpowers: The American Academic Elite. International Political Science Association web site.Web site news post, Montreal, Quebec, Canada: IPSA/AISP 23rd World Congress of Political Science. 2012.
    • ID: http://www.ipsa.org/news/news/superpowers-american-academic-elite-robert-oprisko (URL)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-16

Oprisko, Robert (2013): Academic Prestige in Political Science: 2012-2013 Snapshot. Version 1. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR34697.v1