ERIC Number: ED056649
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Feb-1
Reference Count: 0
Education and Employment Patterns of Bioscientists. A Statistical Report.
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.
This report contains a compilation of manpower statistics describing the education and employment of bioscientists. The tables also include data from other major disciplines to allow for comparisons with other scientists and nonscientists. Bioscientists include those with degrees in anatomy, biochemistry, biophysics, genetics, microbiology, pharmacology, and physiology. Chapter I presents the background of the study and the selection of academic fields included in the study. Chapter II deals with: (1) the educational patterns of bioscientists in terms of enrollment and degrees, institutions and staff, students, and expenditures for training support; and (2) the employment patterns of bioscientist in terms of type of employer and type of primary work activity, salary, and expenditures for research. The last chapter presents an annotated bibliography source documents. (AF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of General Medical Sciences (NIH), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC.