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BHEW Reports: 1990-2004

The following publications represent the work of the Board on Higher Education and Workforce (BHEW) from 2000 to 2004 and its predecessor organization, the Studies Unit of Office of Scientific and Engineering Personnel, from 1990 to 2000. To order any of these publications, or other documents from the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, or National Research Council please contact the National Academies Press at: (800) 624-6242 or (202) 334-3313; or you may visit the Academy bookstore on 500 Fifth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001; (202) 334-3980. Please note, many of our publications can be read online free of charge.

 

2004 BHEW Publications:

2004

Markey Scholars Conference: Proceedings 

 

 

 

2003

Assessing Research-Doctorate Programs: A Methodology Study (2003)



 

 

 

Bridging the Bed-Bench Gap: Contributions of the Markey Trust 

2002

Attracting PhDs to K-12 Education: A Demonstration Program for Science, Mathematics, and Technology (2002)

 




2001

Building a Workforce for the Information Economy (2001)




 

BHEW staff also contributed to these report(s) concerning higher education and workforce issues:
Observations on the President's Fiscal Year 2003 Federal Science and Technology Budget (2002)
 BHEW staff also contributed to these report(s) concerning higher education and workforce issues:

From Scarcity to Visibility: Gender Differences in the Careers of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers (2001)

 

 

Trends in Federal Support of Research and Graduate Education (2001)

 

 

 

2000

Addressing the Nation’s Changing Needs for Biomedical and Behavioral Scientist (2000)

 

 

Analysis of the Society for Neuroscience - Phase II Membership Survey (2000) (PDF)

 

 


1999
 

Myths and Tradeoffs: The Role of Tests in Undergraduate Admissions (1999)

 

 

 

1998

Summary Report 1996 Doctorate Recipients from United States Universities (1998)

 

 

Doctoral Scientists and Engineers in the United States; 1995 Profile (1998)

 

 

 

1997

Humanities Doctorates in the United States: 1995 Profile (1997)


 

 

Building a Diverse WorkForce: Scientists and Engineers in the Office of Naval Research (1997)

 


 

1996

The Path to the PhD’s.: Measuring Graduate Attrition in the Sciences and Humanities (1996)

 

 

The National Scholars Program - PROGRAM DESIGN: Excellence with Diversity for the Future (1996)

 

 


1995

 

 

Experiments in International Benchmarking of U.S. Research Fields (2001)

 

 

Observations on the President's Fiscal Year 2002 Federal Science and Technology Budget (2001)

 

 

 

Attracting Science and Mathematics Ph.D.s to Secondary School Education (2000)

 

 

BHEW staff also contributed to these report(s) concerning higher education and workforce issues:

Enhancing the Postdoctoral Experience for Scientists and Engineers (2000)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Trends in the Early Careers of Life Scientists (1998)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Use of Multi-State Life Tables in Estimating Places for Biomedical and Behavioral Scientists: A Technical Paper (1997)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The National Scholars Program - SUMMARY: Excellence with Diversity for the Future (1996)

 

                                                                                       


 


 

 

 Careers in Science and Technology: An International Perspective (1995)

 

 Research Doctorate Programs in the United States: Continuity and Change (1995)
  Minority Science Paths: National Science Foundation Minority Graduate Fellows of 1979-1981 (1995) BHEW staff also contributed to these report(s) concerning higher education and workforce issues:
 Reshaping the Graduate Education of Scientists and Engineers (1995)

 

1994 BHEW Publications:

 Meeting the Nation’s Needs for Biomedical and Behavioral Scientists (1994)

 

 Humanities Doctorates in the United States: 1991 Profile (1994) 
 Women Scientists and Engineers Employed in Industry: Why So Few? (1994)

 

1993 BHEW Publications: 

 Computing Professionals: Changing Needs for the 1990s (1993)  Improving the Recruitment, Retention, and Utilization of Federal Scientists and Engineers (1993)

 

 1992 BHEW Publications: 

 Science and Engineering Programs: On Target for Women? (1992)

 

1991 BHEW Publications:

Women in Science and Engineering: Increasing Their Numbers in the 1990s (1991)

 

1990 BHEW Publications: 

 Recruitment, Retention, and Utilization of Federal Scientists and Engineers (1990)

 

 On Time to the Doctorate: A Study of the Increased Time To Complete Doctorates in Science and Engineering (1990)  
 Fostering Flexibility in the Engineering Work Force (1990)