TABLE 7-1 Percent of Faculty with Postdoctoral Study by Field

Field Faculty with no Post Doc Faculty with Post Doc No response to Post Doc Questions Total Survey Respondents Percent of total faculty surveyed Percent of respondents to Post Doc Question
Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology 167 3073 319 3559 86.30% 94.80%
Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering 439 1064 140 1643 64.80% 70.80%
Cell and Developmental Biology 194 3241 399 3834 84.50% 94.40%
Genetics and Genomics 145 1496 158 1799 83.20% 91.20%
Immunology and Infectious Disease 217 1274 284 1775 71.80% 85.40%
Integrated Biological and Biomedical Sciences 367 3206 429 4002 80.10% 89.70%
Microbiology 110 1310 168 1588 82.50% 92.30%
Neuroscience and Neurobiology 233 2474 317 3024 81.80% 91.40%
Nutrition Pharmacology, Toxicology and Environmental 238 440 71 749 58.70% 64.90%
Health 245 1603 192 2040 78.60% 86.70%
Physiology 84 959 106 1149 83.50% 91.90%
Total 2439 20140 2583 25162 80.04% 89.20%

NOTE: The data file with the faculty responses to the faculty questionnaire for whether they had a postdoctorate contains 2,583 blank cells; therefore, the percentage with a postdoctorate was computed for all responders to the survey and for those with data.



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