ERIC Number: ED058026
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-May
Reference Count: 0
Resources for Scientific Activities at Universities and Colleges 1969. Report on a Survey of 1969 Employment and 1968 Expenditures.
Schuster, Joseph H.
This report summarizes the results of the National Science Foundation's biennial Survey of Science Activities of Institution of Higher Education which collected information on January, 1969, employment and academic year 1967-68 financing in the sciences and engineering in 2,175 universities and colleges with such programs. The report gives special attention to trends in utilization of resources by science field (life science, physical science, social science, psychology, engineering, and mathematics), type of institution, geographical area, and sources of financing. Details regarding the scope, coverage, methods of estimating and limitations of the survey are presented in the technical notes in appendix A. Other appendices contain the consolidated questionnaires summarizing survey data for selected categories of institutions: 2,175 universities and colleges, 101 medical schools, and 36 university-administered FFRDC's. (Author/PR)
Descriptors: College Science, Colleges, Employment, Expenditures, Financial Support, National Surveys, Research and Development Centers, Resource Allocation, Science Activities, Universities
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($1.25)
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Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.