ERIC Number: ED469109
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Characteristics of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers in the United States: 1999. Detailed Statistical Tables.
Kang, Kelly H.
This report presents detailed statistical tables that reflect the demographic and employment characteristics of doctoral degree holding scientists and engineers in the United States. The data were collected from the 1999 Survey of Doctorate Recipients (SDR) with the purpose of providing information to researchers and policymakers in their decision making regarding academic achievement and career patterns. Contents include: (1) General Notes; (2) Technical Notes; and (3) Detailed Statistical Tables. Appendices include Degree Field List, Occupation Field List, Generalized Variance Function (GVF) Tables, and the 1999 Survey Questionnaire. (YDS)
Descriptors: Demography, Doctoral Degrees, Engineering, Higher Education, Scientists, Statistical Data, Tables (Data)
National Science Foundation, Div. of Science Resources Statistics, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22230. Tel: 301-947-2722; e-mail: email@example.com.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA. Div. of Science Resources Statistics.