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ERIC Number: ED123062
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Oct
Pages: 9
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Reference Count: 0
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Post-Doctoral Positions in Physics and Astronomy.
Porter, Beverly Fearn
This report includes statistical data concerning the approximately 2,000 physicists and astronomers holding post-doctoral positions in 1973. The data cover the following areas: (1) demographic and background characteristics - sex, place of birth and citizenship, and years from degree; (2) employment characteristics - type of employer, salaries, and federal aid; and (3) subfield mobility - a comparison of the subfield of degree to the subfield of post-doctoral employment. A statistical projection regarding changes in the number of post-doctoral positions through 1980 shows a steady increase. (MLH)
Beverly Fearn Porter, Director, Manpower Statistics Division, AIP, 335 East 45th Street, New York, New York 10017 (free)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Authoring Institution: American Inst. of Physics, New York, NY. Education and Manpower Div.
Note: Contains occasional small print