ERIC Number: ED209087
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Society Membership 1980 Profile: Stability and Change.
Porter, Beverly Fearn; Czujko, Roman
This 1980 profile provides an overview of employment stability and change among a small random sample of U.S. and Canadian members of The American Institute of Physics (AIP) member societies: The American Physical Society; Optical Society of America; Acoustical Society of America; The Society of Rheology; American Association of Physics Teachers; American Astronomical Society; American Crystallographic Society; American Association of Physicists in Medicine; and American Vacuum Society. Specific topics presented in the text and illustrated in charts and graphs include: employment 1980; subfields; salaries; employment 1979-80; salary increases 1979-80; employment and salary changes 1979-80; and society membership profiles. Five appendices include: (1) detailed statistical tables on 1980 demographic and employment characteristics, 1980 salaries, and 1979-80 salary comparisons; (2) a list of geographic regions; (3) dropping society membership; (4) methodology used in the survey; and (5) a list of definitions and technical notes. (SK)
Descriptors: Employment Patterns, Employment Statistics, Engineering Education, Engineers, Higher Education, Organizations (Groups), Physics, Questionnaires, Salaries, Science Education, Science Teachers, Scientists
Manpower Statistics Div., American Inst. of Physics, 335 East 45th St., New York, NY 10017 (single copies free, multiple copies on request).
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Inst. of Physics, New York, NY. Manpower Statistics Div.