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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 10: by Type of Institutional Control


  TABLE A-70.  SCIENCE, ENGINEERING, AND HEALTH POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTEES AND
    OTHER NONFACULTY DOCTORAL RESEARCH STAFF IN PRIVATE DOCTORATE-GRANTING
                     INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD AND SEX: 1994

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                                          |      POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTEES      |OTHER NONFACULTY DOCTORAL RESEARCH
                                          |                                   |               STAFF
                  FIELD                   |                                   |
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                                          |  TOTAL    |   MEN     |  WOMEN    |  TOTAL    |   MEN     |  WOMEN
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  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   15,174  |   10,463  |    4,711  |    2,274  |    1,656  |      618
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|    9,999  |    7,012  |    2,987  |    1,816  |    1,382  |      434
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|    9,113  |    6,250  |    2,863  |    1,470  |    1,073  |      397
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  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|    1,914  |    1,649  |      265  |      427  |      382  |       45
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       58  |       50  |        8  |       73  |       70  |        3
   CHEMISTRY .............................|    1,290  |    1,083  |      207  |      192  |      169  |       23
   PHYSICS ...............................|      566  |      516  |       50  |      162  |      143  |       19
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
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  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      270  |      207  |       63  |      123  |       95  |       28
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      202  |      166  |       36  |       95  |       72  |       23
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       55  |       32  |       23  |       28  |       23  |        5
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       13  |        9  |        4  |        0  |        0  |        0
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  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      130  |       95  |       35  |       57  |       51  |        6
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  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|       80  |       65  |       15  |       29  |       25  |        4
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  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|       63  |       51  |       12  |       40  |       31  |        9
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  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|    6,311  |    3,994  |    2,317  |      683  |      435  |      248
   ANATOMY ...............................|      192  |      113  |       79  |        8  |        5  |        3
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|    1,007  |      661  |      346  |       98  |       65  |       33
   BIOLOGY ...............................|      743  |      496  |      247  |      104  |       62  |       42
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       66  |       40  |       26  |        5  |        2  |        3
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|      132  |       98  |       34  |       27  |       24  |        3
   BOTANY ................................|       34  |       26  |        8  |        9  |        7  |        2
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      980  |      605  |      375  |       54  |       35  |       19
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       20  |       12  |        8  |        7  |        4  |        3
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|        5  |        4  |        1  |        0  |        0  |        0
   GENETICS ..............................|      384  |      230  |      154  |       41  |       26  |       15
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      874  |      522  |      352  |       92  |       55  |       37
   NUTRITION .............................|       41  |       32  |        9  |       40  |       18  |       22
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      773  |      482  |      291  |       94  |       62  |       32
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      530  |      329  |      201  |       35  |       27  |        8
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      478  |      309  |      169  |       56  |       36  |       20
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|       17  |       10  |        7  |        3  |        1  |        2
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       35  |       25  |       10  |       10  |        6  |        4
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  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|      235  |      128  |      107  |       83  |       37  |       46
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  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|      110  |       61  |       49  |       28  |       17  |       11
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0  |        0
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|       14  |        4  |       10  |       13  |        7  |        6
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|        7  |        4  |        3  |        1  |        1  |        0
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|        1  |        1  |        0  |        1  |        1  |        0
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|        4  |        1  |        3  |        3  |        1  |        2
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|       22  |       16  |        6  |        1  |        0  |        1
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|       23  |       14  |        9  |        0  |        0  |        0
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|        3  |        0  |        3  |        0  |        0  |        0
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|       36  |       21  |       15  |        9  |        7  |        2
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 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|      886  |      762  |      124  |      346  |      309  |       37
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       28  |       26  |        2  |       14  |       13  |        1
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|        2  |        2  |        0  |        5  |        4  |        1
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       74  |       61  |       13  |       29  |       24  |        5
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      189  |      157  |       32  |       33  |       28  |        5
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|       87  |       70  |       17  |       17  |       17  |        0
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      148  |      126  |       22  |       52  |       44  |        8
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       75  |       67  |        8  |       29  |       21  |        8
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|        8  |        8  |        0  |        3  |        3  |        0
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      107  |      103  |        4  |       76  |       75  |        1
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      127  |      109  |       18  |       52  |       47  |        5
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|        5  |        4  |        1  |        8  |        8  |        0
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       36  |       29  |        7  |       28  |       25  |        3
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TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|    5,175  |    3,451  |    1,724  |      458  |      274  |      184
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|    4,404  |    2,978  |    1,426  |      337  |      204  |      133
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       44  |       31  |       13  |        5  |        3  |        2
 NURSING .................................|        4  |        0  |        4  |        1  |        0  |        1
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|       19  |        9  |       10  |        1  |        1  |        0
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      123  |       69  |       54  |       32  |       14  |       18
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|        1  |        0  |        1  |        1  |        0  |        1
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       29  |       18  |       11  |       45  |       31  |       14
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      551  |      346  |      205  |       36  |       21  |       15
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KEY:      N.E.C.= NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING