Job prospects University Professor in the Calgary Region

Explore current and future job prospects for University professors and lecturers in the Calgary Region. These trends also apply to people working as an university professor.

Note: These employment prospects were published in December 2021 based on the information available at the time of analysis. The next update will be in December 2022. To learn more, see our FAQs. You can also find additional information on the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard.

Recent trends

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2018-2020). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

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Prospects over the next 3 years
Fair Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for University professors and lecturers (NOC 4011) in the Calgary region for the 2021-2023 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about University professors and lecturers in the Calgary region:

  • Approximately 2,390 people work in this occupation.
  • University professors and lecturers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Educational services (NAICS 61):more than 95%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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