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Appendix B Taxonomy of Fields AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES Animal Sciences Entomology Food Science Forestry and Forest Sciences Nutrition Plant Sciences BIOLOGICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology Cell and Developmental Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Public Health Genetics and Genomics Immunology and Infectious Disease Biology/Integrated Biomedical Sciences (Note: Use this field only if the degree field is not specialized.) Kinesiology Microbiology Neuroscience and Neurobiology Nursing Pharmacology, Toxicology and Environmental Health Physiology Emerging Fields: Bioinformatics Biotechnology Systems Biology ENGINEERING Aerospace Engineering Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering Chemical Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering Computer Engineering Electrical and Computer Engineering Engineering Science and Materials (not elsewhere classified) Materials Science and Engineering Mechanical Engineering Operations Research, Systems Engineering and Industrial Engineering 119
120 APPENDIX B Emerging Fields: Computational Engineering Information Science Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Nuclear Engineering PHYSICAL & MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES Applied Mathematics Astrophysics and Astronomy Chemistry Computer Sciences Earth Sciences Mathematics Oceanography, Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology Physics Statistics and Probability Emerging Fields: None SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES Agricultural and Resource Economics Anthropology Communication Economics Geography Linguistics Political Science Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration Psychology Sociology Emerging Fields: Criminology and Criminal Justice Science and Technology Studies Urban Studies and Planning
APPENDIX B 121 HUMANITIES American Studies Classics Comparative Literature English Language and Literature French and Francophone Language and Literature German Language and Literature Language, Societies, and Cultures History History of Art, Architecture and Archaeology Music (except performance) Philosophy Religion Spanish and Portuguese Language and Literature Theatre and Performance Studies Emerging Fields: Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Film Studies Race, Ethnicity and post-Colonial Studies Rhetoric and Composition