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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 13: Postdoctoral Appointees and Other Nonfaculty Research Staff


 TABLE C-97.  MALE NONFACULTY SCIENTISTS, ENGINEERS, AND HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
            IN DOCTORATE-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY FIELD: 1987-94

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                  FIELD                   |  1987   |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
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                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  TOTAL, ALL SURVEYED FIELDS .............|   3,321 |   3,583 |   3,605 |   3,855 |   4,005 |   4,037 |   4,379 |   4,508
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|   2,751 |   2,978 |   3,061 |   3,335 |   3,447 |   3,402 |   3,668 |   3,793
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 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|   2,354 |   2,463 |   2,536 |   2,784 |   2,847 |   2,730 |   2,937 |   3,054
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     740 |     829 |     866 |     895 |     883 |     933 |   1,064 |   1,067
   ASTRONOMY .............................|      60 |      68 |      61 |      81 |      61 |      67 |      94 |     138
   CHEMISTRY .............................|     294 |     350 |     382 |     373 |     384 |     381 |     438 |     426
   PHYSICS ...............................|     383 |     410 |     422 |     437 |     437 |     484 |     531 |     501
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       3 |       1 |       1 |       4 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       2
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|     167 |     164 |     177 |     256 |     244 |     265 |     291 |     353
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|      43 |      17 |       9 |      18 |      25 |      19 |      32 |      26
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      94 |      88 |      92 |     109 |     101 |     126 |     117 |     167
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|      29 |      57 |      63 |     113 |     114 |     109 |     122 |     146
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       1 |       2 |      13 |      16 |       4 |      11 |      20 |      14
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      56 |      83 |      59 |      85 |      70 |      65 |      50 |      65
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|     108 |      85 |      56 |      51 |      38 |      34 |      53 |      39
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      98 |     104 |     114 |     144 |     152 |     150 |     129 |     185
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     997 |   1,039 |   1,126 |   1,165 |   1,232 |   1,109 |   1,188 |   1,166
   ANATOMY ...............................|      57 |      52 |      69 |      50 |      36 |      26 |      32 |      23
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     185 |     180 |     230 |     220 |     224 |     181 |     186 |     170
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     196 |     201 |     155 |     184 |     170 |     173 |     196 |     196
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       7 |      15 |      11 |      14 |      17 |      10 |      15 |      14
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       8 |       4 |      13 |      11 |      27 |      32 |      41 |      45
   BOTANY ................................|      45 |      46 |      47 |      46 |      92 |      59 |      68 |      52
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      59 |      99 |     107 |      77 |     105 |     105 |     126 |     113
   ECOLOGY ...............................|      19 |      16 |      18 |       8 |      16 |      11 |      17 |      10
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|      24 |      30 |      27 |      69 |      64 |      51 |      59 |      49
   GENETICS ..............................|      51 |      26 |      26 |      29 |      37 |      31 |      47 |      42
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      71 |      86 |      76 |     104 |      93 |      91 |      85 |     123
   NUTRITION .............................|      32 |      44 |      48 |      63 |      59 |      36 |      29 |      37
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      63 |      59 |      72 |      70 |      58 |      78 |      74 |      92
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      60 |      58 |      88 |     100 |     101 |      83 |     101 |      89
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      95 |     102 |     124 |      83 |      98 |      94 |      70 |      71
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      18 |      11 |       6 |      22 |      16 |      20 |      10 |      15
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       7 |      10 |       9 |      15 |      19 |      28 |      32 |      25
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     132 |     104 |      92 |     104 |     112 |      82 |      81 |     100
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|      56 |      55 |      46 |      84 |     116 |      92 |      81 |      79
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       4 |       4 |       2 |      13 |       9 |       9 |      10 |      12
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      18 |      11 |      13 |      25 |      42 |      25 |      25 |      26
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|       1 |       0 |       0 |       5 |       6 |       5 |       2 |       3
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       1 |       0 |       4 |       4 |       4 |       5 |       5 |       6
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|      10 |       8 |       5 |      12 |      25 |       7 |       4 |       3
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|       2 |      17 |      11 |       3 |       2 |       3 |       3 |       1
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|      14 |       9 |       3 |      16 |      21 |      15 |       8 |       6
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|       6 |       6 |       8 |       6 |       7 |      23 |      24 |      22
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|     397 |     515 |     525 |     551 |     600 |     672 |     731 |     739
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|      28 |      21 |       7 |      24 |      25 |      38 |      63 |      55
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       2 |       5 |      16 |      12 |      11 |       9 |       4 |      17
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       6 |       4 |      15 |       6 |      12 |      20 |      22 |      29
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      36 |      66 |      69 |      61 |      50 |     133 |     110 |      75
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|      37 |      36 |      34 |      50 |      51 |      45 |      61 |      51
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|      58 |     110 |     108 |      96 |     114 |     116 |     122 |     143
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|      21 |      17 |      16 |      14 |      13 |      13 |      28 |      22
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|      11 |       6 |       8 |      15 |      12 |      14 |       7 |       6
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|      79 |     102 |      81 |     120 |     108 |      88 |     109 |     131
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      83 |     110 |     107 |      96 |     137 |     119 |     129 |     123
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|      22 |      26 |      37 |      35 |      33 |      36 |      26 |      33
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|      14 |      12 |      27 |      22 |      34 |      41 |      50 |      54
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     570 |     605 |     544 |     520 |     558 |     635 |     711 |     715
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     410 |     401 |     390 |     368 |     391 |     422 |     423 |     471
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|      10 |       1 |       2 |       6 |      11 |      13 |      18 |       5
 NURSING .................................|       1 |       0 |       0 |       2 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       2
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      41 |      44 |      35 |      23 |      55 |      47 |      72 |      59
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      18 |      23 |      23 |      35 |      21 |      22 |      42 |      45
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|       5 |       5 |       6 |       6 |       3 |       3 |       7 |       5
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|      21 |      13 |      21 |      25 |      20 |      31 |      27 |      39
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      64 |     118 |      67 |      55 |      57 |      96 |     121 |      89
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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