ERIC Number: ED396949
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Characteristics of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers in the United States: 1993. Detailed Statistical Tables.
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.
In this report, data are presented on the demographic and employment characteristics of the nation's doctoral scientists and engineers. The data were developed as part of the Longitudinal Doctorate Project. This report provides information on the number of employed scientists and engineers by demographic characteristics such as citizenship, place of birth, and field of degree and employment-related characteristics such as occupation, sector of employment, median salary, and various labor force rates. Some tables include estimates for doctoral scientists and engineers employed in 4-year colleges and universities. Includes detailed statistical tables, technical notes, and the survey instrument. The detailed statistical tables unit includes employment and salary detail tables. The technical notes section contains information on survey methodology, coverage, concepts, definitions, and sampling errors. (JRH)
Descriptors: Demography, Doctoral Degrees, Employment, Engineers, Graduate Surveys, Higher Education, Scientists
National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Studies, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230 (single copies, free).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.
Note: For a related document, see ED 373 992.