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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 13: Postdoctoral Appointees and Other Nonfaculty Research Staff


       TABLE C-99.  FEMALE 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 .............|   1,237 |   1,256 |   1,278 |   1,369 |   1,437 |   1,432 |   1,606 |   1,697
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TOTAL, SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FIELDS ....|     909 |     906 |     965 |     992 |   1,066 |     998 |   1,142 |   1,223
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 SCIENCES, TOTAL .........................|     865 |     855 |     909 |     937 |   1,007 |     928 |   1,065 |   1,131
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PHYSICAL SCIENCES ......................|     105 |     125 |     120 |     106 |     117 |     132 |     158 |     155
   ASTRONOMY .............................|       9 |      13 |       7 |       6 |       5 |       3 |       6 |      13
   CHEMISTRY .............................|      70 |      78 |      83 |      76 |      90 |      91 |     100 |      95
   PHYSICS ...............................|      26 |      34 |      30 |      24 |      22 |      38 |      52 |      47
   PHYSICAL SCIENCES, N.E.C. .............|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  EARTH, ATMOSPHERIC, & OCEAN SCIENCES ...|      30 |      32 |      50 |      58 |      58 |      59 |      71 |      75
   ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES ..................|       1 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       2 |       8 |       1
   GEOSCIENCES ...........................|      20 |      20 |      26 |      26 |      28 |      34 |      28 |      40
   OCEANOGRAPHY ..........................|       8 |       8 |      19 |      24 |      27 |      20 |      25 |      28
   EARTH, ATMOS., & OCEAN SCI., N.E.C. ...|       1 |       3 |       4 |       7 |       2 |       3 |      10 |       6
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES ..................|      14 |       6 |       5 |       5 |      14 |       5 |       2 |       7
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  COMPUTER SCIENCES ......................|      14 |      10 |      12 |      10 |      12 |       8 |      14 |       9
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES ..................|      17 |      12 |      35 |      38 |      45 |      39 |      43 |      59
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ....................|     534 |     556 |     567 |     572 |     617 |     575 |     642 |     675
   ANATOMY ...............................|      24 |      17 |      17 |      15 |      14 |      13 |      20 |      16
   BIOCHEMISTRY ..........................|     105 |     125 |     132 |     109 |     127 |     103 |     105 |      98
   BIOLOGY ...............................|     117 |     104 |      78 |      81 |      72 |      85 |     117 |     118
   BIOMETRY/EPIDEMIOLOGY .................|       6 |      23 |       8 |       7 |      16 |      16 |      21 |      23
   BIOPHYSICS ............................|       3 |       4 |       6 |      20 |       9 |       6 |       8 |       9
   BOTANY ................................|      19 |      29 |      26 |      30 |      30 |      20 |      29 |      34
   CELL BIOLOGY ..........................|      35 |      33 |      55 |      45 |      42 |      53 |      75 |      66
   ECOLOGY ...............................|       3 |       5 |      13 |       5 |      10 |       8 |       4 |       4
   ENTOMOLOGY/PARASITOLOGY ...............|       7 |       7 |       9 |      17 |      14 |      13 |      15 |      15
   GENETICS ..............................|      29 |      21 |      27 |      29 |      33 |      22 |      20 |      20
   MICROBIO., IMMUNOLOGY, & VIROLOGY .....|      56 |      46 |      44 |      62 |      57 |      68 |      70 |      83
   NUTRITION .............................|      13 |      12 |      15 |      14 |      27 |      24 |      27 |      44
   PATHOLOGY .............................|      25 |      31 |      31 |      43 |      44 |      45 |      40 |      48
   PHARMACOLOGY ..........................|      38 |      35 |      35 |      34 |      49 |      33 |      41 |      39
   PHYSIOLOGY ............................|      40 |      45 |      48 |      39 |      45 |      42 |      29 |      30
   ZOOLOGY ...............................|      10 |      15 |      19 |      18 |      24 |      10 |      10 |      14
   BIOSCIENCES, N.E.C. ...................|       4 |       4 |       4 |       4 |       4 |      14 |      11 |      14
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  PSYCHOLOGY .............................|     123 |      68 |      87 |      94 |      80 |      70 |      86 |     103
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
  SOCIAL SCIENCES ........................|      28 |      46 |      33 |      54 |      64 |      40 |      49 |      48
   AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS ................|       0 |       1 |       4 |       4 |       4 |       3 |       4 |       3
   ANTHROPOLOGY (CULTURAL & SOCIAL) ......|      14 |      14 |      17 |      21 |      15 |      10 |      18 |      22
   ECONOMICS (EXCEPT AGRICULTURAL) .......|       0 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       0
   GEOGRAPHY .............................|       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       2
   LINGUISTICS ...........................|       9 |       8 |       3 |      13 |      24 |       2 |       1 |       5
   POLITICAL SCIENCE .....................|       0 |      10 |       4 |       2 |       1 |       4 |       0 |       1
   SOCIOLOGY .............................|       4 |       8 |       2 |       7 |       5 |       9 |       8 |       3
   SOCIOLOGY/ANTHROPOLOGY ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   SOCIAL SCIENCES, OTHER ................|       1 |       4 |       3 |       4 |      15 |      10 |      16 |      12
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
 ENGINEERING, TOTAL ......................|      44 |      51 |      56 |      55 |      59 |      70 |      77 |      92
  AEROSPACE ENGINEERING ..................|       0 |       0 |       7 |       0 |       1 |       1 |       6 |      11
  AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING ...............|       0 |       4 |       3 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       6
  BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING .................|       0 |       3 |       3 |       6 |       4 |       6 |       4 |       7
  CHEMICAL ENGINEERING ...................|      12 |      10 |       6 |      16 |      11 |      15 |      16 |      12
  CIVIL ENGINEERING ......................|       1 |       3 |       3 |       1 |       3 |       7 |       6 |       3
  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING .................|       3 |       5 |       6 |       7 |       7 |       7 |      13 |      16
  ENGINEERING SCIENCE ....................|       3 |       3 |       3 |       3 |       3 |       3 |       6 |       8
  INDUSTRIAL ENG./MANAGEMENT SCI. ........|       2 |       1 |       3 |       6 |       8 |       3 |       0 |       0
  MECHANICAL ENGINEERING .................|       6 |       5 |       8 |       5 |       5 |       9 |       7 |       6
  METALLURGICAL/MATERIALS ENG. ...........|      13 |      14 |      13 |       7 |      10 |      12 |      13 |      16
  NUCLEAR ENGINEERING ....................|       2 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       1 |       3
  ENGINEERING, OTHER .....................|       2 |       2 |       0 |       2 |       5 |       5 |       4 |       4
                                          |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
TOTAL, HEALTH FIELDS .....................|     328 |     350 |     313 |     377 |     371 |     434 |     464 |     474
 CLINICAL FIELDS .........................|     245 |     247 |     222 |     257 |     255 |     295 |     295 |     305
 DENTAL SCIENCES .........................|       1 |       3 |       7 |       2 |       5 |       7 |       9 |       6
 NURSING .................................|       7 |       4 |       3 |       8 |       2 |       8 |       4 |       6
 PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES .................|      14 |      16 |      11 |       9 |      28 |      34 |      43 |      42
 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE/COMMUNITY HEALTH ....|      17 |      22 |      19 |      34 |      23 |      29 |      35 |      39
 SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY ..............|      12 |       4 |      14 |      14 |       4 |       4 |       6 |       7
 VETERINARY SCIENCES .....................|       8 |       6 |       7 |       9 |      10 |      16 |      18 |      19
 OTHER HEALTH FIELDS .....................|      24 |      48 |      30 |      44 |      44 |      41 |      54 |      50
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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