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ACD Biomedical Workforce Working Group Data

Postdoctoral Plans

Training: US PhDs with Postdoctoral Research Plans
Two-panel line graph depicting US-trained PhD students with plans to do postdoctoral training from 1970 to 2008, including Basic Biomedical Science, Behavioral and Social Sciences, Chemistry, and Clinical Sciences. Left – number, Right – percent.

Postdoc rate, by field of study: 1989-2009

This slide comes from NSF's website. For the data behind the slide: PDF iconpostdocplans.pdf