Political Disparities in the Academy: It’s More Than Self-Selection | SpringerLink
That's why this new piece from , Ryan Motz, and Timothy Nixon is so interesting. It examines a much earlier time period (1959-1964), but finds strong evidence for GOP -> Dem conversion in the professoriate.
Political disparities in faculty are not just self-selection; disciplines with highest % of Democrats, including political science, sociology, & law, had the highest conversion of faculty from Republican to Democrat #SocSciResearch