ERIC Number: ED455123
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001-Jul-13
Academic Employment of Recent Science and Engineering Doctorate Holders. SRS Issue Brief.
Hoffer, Thomas; Selfa, Lance
This data brief presents the results of the 1997 Survey of Doctorate Recipients (SDR). The survey questions target information on the labor market outcomes of recent doctorate holders. The results of the science and engineering (S&E) doctorate holders survey point out a difference between initial plans and employment due to changing plans during the course of graduate school or other factors. The characteristics of academic jobs and factors related to academic job characteristics are also discussed. (YDS)
Descriptors: Data, Employment, Engineering Education, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Science Education, Sex Differences, Surveys
For full text: http://www.nsf.gov/sbe/srs.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Studies.