ERIC Number: ED123114
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Reviews of Data on Science Resources, No. 25. Doctoral Scientists and Engineers in Private Industry, 1973.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Resources Studies.
Reported are manpower data needed by those engaged in science and engineering policy activities. The information is collected from scientists and engineers themselves. The basis of this report is the first survey, in a biennial series, of the Doctoral Roster of Scientists and Engineers, conducted for the National Science Foundation by the Commission on Human Resources of the National Academy of Sciences. Surveys of the Doctoral Roster constitute the data collection mechanism. The main article includes information related to doctoral scientists and engineers in private industry in 1973. Descriptive, tabulated and graphic charts are presented showing such information on the distribution of the doctoral scientists as related to totals, by employment, by field and primary work activity and by those engaged in research and development. Employment characteristics within various sectors of the economy are described. In the appendices such topics as technical note, definitions and detailed statistical tables are presented. (EB)
Descriptors: Doctoral Degrees, Engineers, Labor Needs, Newsletters, Science Education, Scientific Personnel, Scientists
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 038-000-00275-9, $0.35)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Resources Studies.
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