TABLE 1-2 Race/Ethnicity of Female Engineering Faculty at U.S. Institutions, by Field of Highest Degree

 

Race/Ethnicity

Asian/Pacific Underrepresented

 

Total

White

Islander

Minorities *

No Report

Field of Highest Degree

No.

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

Total

775

625

81

74

10

61

8

15

2

Aerospace/Industrial Engineering

52

41

79

4

8

7

13

0

0

Chemical/Mineral Engineering

84

71

85

6

7

6

7

1

1

Civil Engineering

81

67

83

8

10

6

7

0

0

Electrical/Computer Engineering

124

87

70

24

19

12

10

1

1

Materials Sci/Plastics/Ceramics Engineering

42

34

81

4

10

4

10

0

0

Mechanical/General Engineering

99

89

90

6

6

4

4

0

0

Other Engineering

67

56

84

2

3

8

12

1

1

Computer Sciences

64

51

80

8

13

2

3

3

5

Mathematical Sciences/Operations Research

40

35

88

2

5

3

8

0

0

Physical Sciences

50

39

78

6

12

3

6

2

4

Other Fields

43

35

81

2

5

4

9

2

5

No Report

29

20

69

2

7

2

7

5

17

* Underrepresented minorities include African American, Native American, Hispanic, and “other.”



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