Tuesday, May 23, 2017
 

Table 1.  Number of NOAA bench scientists by discipline

Specialization

Number of People

Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences

1296

Physical Sciences

1063

Mathematics and Statistics

128

Engineering and Architecture

80

Social Science, Psychology, and Welfare

67

Information Technology

16

Other

70

Table 2.  Number of NOAA bench scientists by employment status

Employment Status

Number of People

Federal employees

1724

University, non-profit employees

474

Contractors and consultants

379

Post-docs or fellows

85

Other

58