Sigma Xi Postdoc Survey

Results by Gender, All Institutions

Survey results by gender for all institutions aggregated together. Excludes respondents who indicated that they were not in fact a postdoc (question RE25 in "Your Postdoc")

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Page 7: Your Research

"Your Research" asks about the postdoc's funding, how s/he spends his or her time, the number of papers s/he has written, and the impact (if any) of national security regulations on his/her research.

YR01. What is the primary source of your funding? [Fewer details]
  Men Women
1 = A grant or contract that was awarded directly to your postdoc advisor (as principal investigator) 51.4% (1979 / 3852) 44.0% (1266 / 2877)
2 = A grant or contract that was awarded to a project, consortium, or work group of which your postdoc advisor is a member 12.6% (485 / 3852) 12.3% (353 / 2877)
3 = A grant, contract, or fellowship that was awarded directly to you 19.4% (749 / 3852) 23.3% (670 / 2877)
4 = Funds from the institution, university, or company that employs you 9.3% (359 / 3852) 12.5% (360 / 2877)
5 = Your own personal sources ≤1.0% (≤39 / 3852) ≤1.0% (≤29 / 2877)
6 = Don't know 4.6% (177 / 3852) 4.3% (124 / 2877)
8 = Other, please specify 1.4% (54 / 3852) 2.8% (80 / 2877)
9 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤39 / 3852) ≤1.0% (≤29 / 2877)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 11.5 % (503 / 4355) 9.6 % (305 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 11.4% (498 / 4355) 9.3% (296 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (5 / 4355) 0.3% (9 / 3182)
 
YR03. Which best describes your funding? [Fewer details]
Note: Asked of people whose funding is awarded directly to them.
Condition: YR01=3 [?]
  Men Women
11 = NIH Intramural Funding 3.9% (29 / 747) 3.3% (22 / 667)
1 = National Institutes of Health (NIH) research grant (not including a traineeship) 7.8% (58 / 747) 12.3% (82 / 667)
2 = National Research Service Award (NRSA) 19.5% (146 / 747) 22.3% (149 / 667)
3 = National Science Foundation (NSF) research grant 1.6% (12 / 747) ≤1.0% (≤7 / 667)
4 = National Science Foundation fellowship 1.7% (13 / 747) 1.6% (11 / 667)
5 = US Department of Energy (DOE) grant ≤1.0% (≤8 / 747) ≤1.0% (≤7 / 667)
6 = Other US government grant awarded to you 5.5% (41 / 747) 4.3% (29 / 667)
7 = Government fellowship from a non-US country 13.7% (102 / 747) 6.4% (43 / 667)
8 = Fellowship from a non-federal funding agency (e.g. a foundation, association, or disciplinary society) 34.9% (261 / 747) 39.3% (262 / 667)
9 = Other, please specify. 10.0% (75 / 747) 7.6% (51 / 667)
10 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤8 / 747) 1.3% (9 / 667)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 82.8 % (3608 / 4355) 79.0 % (2515 / 3182)
     Logical skip 71.2% (3100 / 4355) 69.4% (2209 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 11.6% (506 / 4355) 9.5% (303 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.0% (2 / 4355) 0.1% (3 / 3182)
 
YR04. In your current position, are you permitted to submit a funding proposal as a principal investigator? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Yes 23.1% (373 / 1617) 26.1% (303 / 1159)
2 = No 38.7% (626 / 1617) 33.9% (393 / 1159)
3 = Don't know 37.5% (607 / 1617) 39.5% (458 / 1159)
4 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤17 / 1617) ≤1.0% (≤12 / 1159)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 62.9 % (2738 / 4355) 63.6 % (2023 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.2% (2229 / 4355) 54.0% (1719 / 3182)
     Quit 11.6% (507 / 4355) 9.6% (304 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.0% (2 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
 
YR05. For what reason are you not permitted to submit a funding proposal as principal investigator? [Fewer details]
Note: Asked of people who are not allowed to submit proposals as a PI
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Medium 2 module) [?]
Condition: YR04=2 [?]
Please check all that apply.
  Men Women
1 = Institutional policy 37.6% (235 / 625) 44.4% (173 / 390)
2 = Postdoc advisor policy 11.0% (69 / 625) 7.7% (30 / 390)
3 = Other, please specify 9.3% (58 / 625) 12.8% (50 / 390)
5 = Don't know 38.2% (239 / 625) 32.6% (127 / 390)
4 = Prefer not to answer 3.8% (24 / 625) 2.6% (10 / 390)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 85.6 % (3730 / 4355) 87.7 % (2792 / 3182)
     Logical skip 22.4% (974 / 4355) 23.5% (749 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.2% (2229 / 4355) 54.0% (1719 / 3182)
     Quit 12.1% (526 / 4355) 10.2% (323 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.0% (1 / 4355) 0.0% (1 / 3182)
 
YR08. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
 
To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements?
YR08A. People in my work group help each other with their research. [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Strongly disagree 2.2% (7 / 322) 4.1% (10 / 241)
2 = Somewhat disagree 8.1% (26 / 322) 5.8% (14 / 241)
3 = Neither agree nor disagree 7.5% (24 / 322) 8.7% (21 / 241)
4 = Somewhat agree 39.1% (126 / 322) 36.1% (87 / 241)
5 = Strongly agree 43.2% (139 / 322) 45.2% (109 / 241)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.6 % (4033 / 4355) 92.4 % (2941 / 3182)
     Logical skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (3 / 4355) 0.2% (5 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements?
YR08B. People in my work group compete with each other for resources. [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Strongly disagree 28.7% (92 / 321) 34.2% (82 / 240)
2 = Somewhat disagree 28.0% (90 / 321) 20.4% (49 / 240)
3 = Neither agree nor disagree 20.6% (66 / 321) 20.8% (50 / 240)
4 = Somewhat agree 20.2% (65 / 321) 18.3% (44 / 240)
5 = Strongly agree 2.5% (8 / 321) 6.2% (15 / 240)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.6 % (4034 / 4355) 92.5 % (2942 / 3182)
     Logical skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (4 / 4355) 0.2% (6 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements?
YR08C. I feel a part of the culture of my institution. [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Strongly disagree 8.7% (28 / 322) 7.9% (19 / 241)
2 = Somewhat disagree 9.6% (31 / 322) 14.1% (34 / 241)
3 = Neither agree nor disagree 32.0% (103 / 322) 26.1% (63 / 241)
4 = Somewhat agree 35.4% (114 / 322) 35.3% (85 / 241)
5 = Strongly agree 14.3% (46 / 322) 16.6% (40 / 241)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.6 % (4033 / 4355) 92.4 % (2941 / 3182)
     Logical skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (3 / 4355) 0.2% (5 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements?
YR08D. I feel academically isolated. [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Strongly disagree 28.5% (92 / 323) 26.6% (65 / 244)
2 = Somewhat disagree 23.8% (77 / 323) 23.0% (56 / 244)
3 = Neither agree nor disagree 21.7% (70 / 323) 19.7% (48 / 244)
4 = Somewhat agree 21.7% (70 / 323) 23.0% (56 / 244)
5 = Strongly agree 4.3% (14 / 323) 7.8% (19 / 244)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.6 % (4032 / 4355) 92.3 % (2938 / 3182)
     Logical skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.0% (2 / 4355) 0.1% (2 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements?
YR08E. I feel socially isolated. [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Strongly disagree 29.5% (95 / 322) 33.1% (80 / 242)
2 = Somewhat disagree 22.7% (73 / 322) 21.5% (52 / 242)
3 = Neither agree nor disagree 23.6% (76 / 322) 17.4% (42 / 242)
4 = Somewhat agree 18.6% (60 / 322) 19.8% (48 / 242)
5 = Strongly agree 5.6% (18 / 322) 8.3% (20 / 242)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.6 % (4033 / 4355) 92.4 % (2940 / 3182)
     Logical skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (3 / 4355) 0.1% (4 / 3182)
 
YR07. How many of the following are there in your workgroup? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
Please estimate if you do not know the exact number.
 
How many of the following are there in your workgroup?
YR07A. Undergraduate students [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.5   1.7  
Standard deviation 18.0   3.5  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 300   30  
 
Numerical response 91.5% (280 / 306) 91.1% (204 / 224)
Don't know 7.8% (24 / 306) 8.0% (18 / 224)
Refuse to answer 0.7% (2 / 306) 0.9% (2 / 224)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 93.0 % (4049 / 4355) 93.0 % (2958 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.4% (19 / 4355) 0.7% (22 / 3182)
 
How many of the following are there in your workgroup?
YR07B. Graduate students [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 3.4   2.7  
Standard deviation 5.8   3.1  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   0.0  
50th percentile 2.0   2.0  
75th percentile 4.0   4.0  
Maximum 80   20  
 
Numerical response 94.9% (297 / 313) 92.9% (210 / 226)
Don't know 4.8% (15 / 313) 6.2% (14 / 226)
Refuse to answer 0.3% (1 / 313) 0.9% (2 / 226)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.8 % (4042 / 4355) 92.9 % (2956 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.3% (12 / 4355) 0.6% (20 / 3182)
 
How many of the following are there in your workgroup?
YR07C. Postdocs [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 4.7   4.1  
Standard deviation 4.5   4.1  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 2.0   2.0  
50th percentile 3.0   3.0  
75th percentile 6.0   6.0  
Maximum 30   25  
 
Numerical response 96.6% (309 / 320) 97.5% (230 / 236)
Don't know 3.4% (11 / 320) 1.7% (4 / 236)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 320) 0.8% (2 / 236)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.7 % (4035 / 4355) 92.6 % (2946 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (5 / 4355) 0.3% (10 / 3182)
 
How many of the following are there in your workgroup?
YR07D. Technicians [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.8   1.9  
Standard deviation 2.3   2.2  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   1.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 25   15  
 
Numerical response 93.2% (287 / 308) 97.0% (224 / 231)
Don't know 6.8% (21 / 308) 2.2% (5 / 231)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 308) 0.9% (2 / 231)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.9 % (4047 / 4355) 92.7 % (2951 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.4% (17 / 4355) 0.5% (15 / 3182)
 
How many of the following are there in your workgroup?
YR07E. Faculty/researchers [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.1   2.0  
Standard deviation 3.1   3.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   1.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 35   50  
 
Numerical response 92.0% (287 / 312) 92.6% (213 / 230)
Don't know 8.0% (25 / 312) 6.1% (14 / 230)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 312) 1.3% (3 / 230)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.8 % (4043 / 4355) 92.8 % (2952 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.3% (13 / 4355) 0.5% (16 / 3182)
 
How many of the following are there in your workgroup?
YR07F. Other [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Workgroup module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.8   1.5  
Standard deviation 1.1   3.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   1.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.2  
Maximum 5   32  
 
Numerical response 75.0% (114 / 152) 75.2% (82 / 109)
Don't know 25.0% (38 / 152) 22.0% (24 / 109)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 152) 2.8% (3 / 109)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.5 % (4203 / 4355) 96.6 % (3073 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.3% (3495 / 4355) 81.8% (2604 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (535 / 4355) 10.4% (332 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.0% (173 / 4355) 4.3% (137 / 3182)
 
YR09. How many different research projects are you currently working on? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Project module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.7   2.6  
Standard deviation 1.5   1.4  
Minimum 1   0  
25th percentile 2.0   2.0  
50th percentile 2.5   2.0  
75th percentile 3.0   3.0  
Maximum 13   10  
 
Numerical response 94.9% (296 / 312) 97.2% (273 / 281)
Don't know 3.2% (10 / 312) 1.4% (4 / 281)
Refuse to answer 1.9% (6 / 312) 1.4% (4 / 281)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 92.8 % (4043 / 4355) 91.2 % (2901 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.3% (537 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.0% (2 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
 
YR10. How many of your current projects involve... [Fewer details]
Note: Asked of postdocs who are working on at least one project
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Project module) [?]
Condition: YR09>0 [?]
 
How many of your current projects involve...
YR10A. Just you [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Project module) [?]
Condition: YR09>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.2   1.2  
Standard deviation 0.9   0.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   1.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 5   5  
 
Numerical response 89.5% (231 / 258) 92.4% (207 / 224)
Don't know 3.5% (9 / 258) 2.7% (6 / 224)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 258) 0.9% (2 / 224)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 94.1 % (4097 / 4355) 93.0 % (2958 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (538 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.3% (55 / 4355) 1.8% (57 / 3182)
 
How many of your current projects involve...
YR10B. You and 1 collaborator [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Project module) [?]
Condition: YR09>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.1   1.0  
Standard deviation 1.0   0.8  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   1.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   1.0  
Maximum 5   4  
 
Numerical response 88.1% (193 / 219) 92.4% (171 / 185)
Don't know 3.7% (8 / 219) 1.6% (3 / 185)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 219) 1.1% (2 / 185)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 95.0 % (4136 / 4355) 94.2 % (2997 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (538 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 2.2% (94 / 4355) 3.0% (96 / 3182)
 
How many of your current projects involve...
YR10C. You and 2-3 collaborators [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Project module) [?]
Condition: YR09>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.2   1.0  
Standard deviation 1.3   0.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   1.0  
Maximum 12   4  
 
Numerical response 86.7% (169 / 195) 91.8% (146 / 159)
Don't know 4.1% (8 / 195) 1.9% (3 / 159)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 195) 0.6% (1 / 159)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 95.5 % (4160 / 4355) 95.0 % (3023 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (538 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 2.7% (118 / 4355) 3.8% (122 / 3182)
 
How many of your current projects involve...
YR10D. You and 4-5 collaborators [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Project module) [?]
Condition: YR09>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.6   0.6  
Standard deviation 0.9   1.0  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 6   5  
 
Numerical response 80.8% (105 / 130) 87.0% (87 / 100)
Don't know 5.4% (7 / 130) 3.0% (3 / 100)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 130) 1.0% (1 / 100)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 97.0 % (4225 / 4355) 96.9 % (3082 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (538 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.2% (183 / 4355) 5.7% (181 / 3182)
 
How many of your current projects involve...
YR10E. You and 6 or more collaborators [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Project module) [?]
Condition: YR09>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.4   0.5  
Standard deviation 1.0   0.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   1.0  
Maximum 6   5  
 
Numerical response 77.2% (88 / 114) 84.8% (78 / 92)
Don't know 7.0% (8 / 114) 4.3% (4 / 92)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 114) 1.1% (1 / 92)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 97.4 % (4241 / 4355) 97.1 % (3090 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (538 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.6% (199 / 4355) 5.9% (189 / 3182)
 
YR11. For how many of your current projects would you say that... [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Project module) [?]
 
For how many of your current projects would you say that...
YR11A. The main idea came from your postdoc advisor [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Project module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.4   1.5  
Standard deviation 0.9   1.0  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   1.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 4   7  
 
Numerical response 90.5% (258 / 285) 94.6% (228 / 241)
Don't know 6.0% (17 / 285) 3.3% (8 / 241)
Refuse to answer 3.5% (10 / 285) 2.1% (5 / 241)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 93.5 % (4070 / 4355) 92.4 % (2941 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (539 / 4355) 10.5% (333 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.6% (27 / 4355) 1.3% (40 / 3182)
 
For how many of your current projects would you say that...
YR11B. The main idea was yours [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Project module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.3   1.2  
Standard deviation 1.3   0.8  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   1.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 13   4  
 
Numerical response 90.4% (206 / 228) 94.4% (185 / 196)
Don't know 6.1% (14 / 228) 3.1% (6 / 196)
Refuse to answer 3.5% (8 / 228) 2.6% (5 / 196)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 94.8 % (4127 / 4355) 93.8 % (2986 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (539 / 4355) 10.5% (334 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.9% (84 / 4355) 2.6% (84 / 3182)
 
For how many of your current projects would you say that...
YR11C. The main idea came from discussions with members of your workgroup [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Project module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.7   0.7  
Standard deviation 0.9   0.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   1.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 5   5  
 
Numerical response 86.2% (138 / 160) 90.2% (119 / 132)
Don't know 9.4% (15 / 160) 6.1% (8 / 132)
Refuse to answer 4.4% (7 / 160) 3.8% (5 / 132)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.3 % (4195 / 4355) 95.9 % (3050 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (540 / 4355) 10.5% (334 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.5% (151 / 4355) 4.7% (148 / 3182)
 
For how many of your current projects would you say that...
YR11D. The main idea came from people outside your workgroup [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Project module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.4   0.4  
Standard deviation 0.8   0.7  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 4   4  
 
Numerical response 83.5% (116 / 139) 88.0% (95 / 108)
Don't know 11.5% (16 / 139) 7.4% (8 / 108)
Refuse to answer 5.0% (7 / 139) 4.6% (5 / 108)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.8 % (4216 / 4355) 96.6 % (3074 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 80.5% (3504 / 4355) 80.7% (2568 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (540 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.9% (172 / 4355) 5.3% (170 / 3182)
 
YR12. Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12A. Planning research/experiments [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 7.7   6.9  
Standard deviation 8.3   6.3  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 3.0   3.0  
50th percentile 5.0   5.0  
75th percentile 10.0   10.0  
Maximum 85   65  
 
Numerical response 87.5% (1312 / 1500) 91.5% (989 / 1081)
Don't know 9.5% (142 / 1500) 7.3% (79 / 1081)
Refuse to answer 3.1% (46 / 1500) 1.2% (13 / 1081)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 65.6 % (2855 / 4355) 66.0 % (2101 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (541 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 2.1% (91 / 4355) 1.6% (50 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12B. Conducting research [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 28.1   26.3  
Standard deviation 15.0   15.0  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 20.0   16.0  
50th percentile 30.0   25.0  
75th percentile 40.0   35.0  
Maximum 95   80  
 
Numerical response 88.9% (1344 / 1512) 93.4% (1012 / 1083)
Don't know 8.1% (123 / 1512) 5.4% (59 / 1083)
Refuse to answer 3.0% (45 / 1512) 1.1% (12 / 1083)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 65.3 % (2843 / 4355) 66.0 % (2099 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (541 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.8% (79 / 4355) 1.5% (48 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12C. Documenting findings [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 5.0   5.4  
Standard deviation 5.8   6.5  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 2.0   2.0  
50th percentile 3.0   4.0  
75th percentile 5.0   5.0  
Maximum 50   60  
 
Numerical response 87.7% (1305 / 1488) 89.6% (952 / 1062)
Don't know 9.2% (137 / 1488) 9.2% (98 / 1062)
Refuse to answer 3.1% (46 / 1488) 1.1% (12 / 1062)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 65.8 % (2867 / 4355) 66.6 % (2120 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (541 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 2.4% (103 / 4355) 2.2% (69 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12D. Reading research literature [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 5.5   5.4  
Standard deviation 4.7   4.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 2.0   2.0  
50th percentile 5.0   5.0  
75th percentile 7.5   6.0  
Maximum 40   40  
 
Numerical response 90.2% (1357 / 1505) 93.3% (1010 / 1082)
Don't know 6.8% (103 / 1505) 5.7% (62 / 1082)
Refuse to answer 3.0% (45 / 1505) 0.9% (10 / 1082)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 65.4 % (2850 / 4355) 66.0 % (2100 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (541 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 2.0% (86 / 4355) 1.5% (49 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12E. Attending work group meetings [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.2   2.4  
Standard deviation 2.3   2.7  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   1.0  
50th percentile 2.0   2.0  
75th percentile 3.0   3.0  
Maximum 40   45  
 
Numerical response 91.3% (1338 / 1465) 96.2% (1027 / 1068)
Don't know 5.6% (82 / 1465) 3.0% (32 / 1068)
Refuse to answer 3.1% (45 / 1465) 0.8% (9 / 1068)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 66.4 % (2890 / 4355) 66.4 % (2114 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (541 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 2.9% (126 / 4355) 2.0% (63 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12F. Teaching [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.4   0.4  
Standard deviation 2.5   1.8  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 50   20  
 
Numerical response 91.5% (1284 / 1404) 95.7% (982 / 1026)
Don't know 5.7% (80 / 1404) 3.6% (37 / 1026)
Refuse to answer 2.8% (40 / 1404) 0.7% (7 / 1026)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 67.8 % (2951 / 4355) 67.8 % (2156 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.3% (186 / 4355) 3.3% (105 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12G. Supervising others [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.2   2.2  
Standard deviation 5.1   4.5  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 50   40  
 
Numerical response 90.7% (1299 / 1432) 94.8% (994 / 1049)
Don't know 6.2% (89 / 1432) 4.5% (47 / 1049)
Refuse to answer 3.1% (44 / 1432) 0.8% (8 / 1049)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 67.1 % (2923 / 4355) 67.0 % (2133 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.6% (158 / 4355) 2.6% (82 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12H. Making presentations [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.9   0.9  
Standard deviation 2.6   2.3  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 48   25  
 
Numerical response 90.6% (1285 / 1419) 95.1% (969 / 1019)
Don't know 6.6% (94 / 1419) 4.0% (41 / 1019)
Refuse to answer 2.8% (40 / 1419) 0.9% (9 / 1019)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 67.4 % (2936 / 4355) 68.0 % (2163 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.9% (171 / 4355) 3.5% (112 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12I. Managing lab [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.1   1.0  
Standard deviation 3.1   3.1  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 40   40  
 
Numerical response 90.1% (1281 / 1421) 93.5% (956 / 1023)
Don't know 6.9% (98 / 1421) 5.7% (58 / 1023)
Refuse to answer 3.0% (42 / 1421) 0.9% (9 / 1023)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 67.4 % (2934 / 4355) 67.9 % (2159 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.9% (169 / 4355) 3.4% (108 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12J. Working on committees/institutional support [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.2   0.2  
Standard deviation 0.9   1.3  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 15   30  
 
Numerical response 89.6% (1247 / 1391) 93.6% (940 / 1004)
Don't know 7.4% (103 / 1391) 5.4% (54 / 1004)
Refuse to answer 2.9% (41 / 1391) 1.0% (10 / 1004)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 68.1 % (2964 / 4355) 68.4 % (2178 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.6% (199 / 4355) 4.0% (127 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12K. Professional training and career development [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.2   1.1  
Standard deviation 5.1   4.0  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.2  
Maximum 70   60  
 
Numerical response 88.5% (1230 / 1390) 91.8% (926 / 1009)
Don't know 8.6% (119 / 1390) 7.2% (73 / 1009)
Refuse to answer 2.9% (41 / 1390) 1.0% (10 / 1009)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 68.1 % (2965 / 4355) 68.3 % (2173 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.6% (200 / 4355) 3.8% (122 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12L. Reviewing papers [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.0   0.7  
Standard deviation 2.3   1.8  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   0.0  
Maximum 25   20  
 
Numerical response 89.8% (1274 / 1419) 94.7% (968 / 1022)
Don't know 7.2% (102 / 1419) 4.3% (44 / 1022)
Refuse to answer 3.0% (43 / 1419) 1.0% (10 / 1022)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 67.4 % (2936 / 4355) 67.9 % (2160 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.9% (171 / 4355) 3.4% (109 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12M. Searching for a job [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.0   0.9  
Standard deviation 2.7   2.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 26   40  
 
Numerical response 90.4% (1271 / 1406) 94.8% (965 / 1018)
Don't know 6.1% (86 / 1406) 4.1% (42 / 1018)
Refuse to answer 3.5% (49 / 1406) 1.1% (11 / 1018)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 67.7 % (2949 / 4355) 68.0 % (2164 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 4.2% (184 / 4355) 3.6% (113 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12N. Commuting to work [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 4.1   4.4  
Standard deviation 4.1   3.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   2.0  
50th percentile 3.0   3.0  
75th percentile 5.0   6.0  
Maximum 50   48  
 
Numerical response 88.7% (1290 / 1455) 93.9% (995 / 1060)
Don't know 8.5% (124 / 1455) 5.0% (53 / 1060)
Refuse to answer 2.8% (41 / 1455) 1.1% (12 / 1060)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 66.6 % (2900 / 4355) 66.7 % (2122 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.4% (542 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 3.1% (135 / 4355) 2.2% (71 / 3182)
 
Approximately how many hours did you spend last week on each of the following activities?
YR12O. Other [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.9   4.7  
Standard deviation 7.9   11.5  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 2.0   5.0  
Maximum 80   140  
 
Numerical response 57.8% (494 / 854) 61.3% (349 / 569)
Don't know 36.7% (313 / 854) 34.1% (194 / 569)
Refuse to answer 5.5% (47 / 854) 4.6% (26 / 569)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 80.4 % (3501 / 4355) 82.1 % (2613 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 51.0% (2223 / 4355) 53.9% (1715 / 3182)
     Quit 12.6% (547 / 4355) 10.6% (336 / 3182)
     Not answered 16.8% (731 / 4355) 17.7% (562 / 3182)
 
YR13. How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position? [Fewer details]
Note: Asked of people who indicated that they spent time supervising others
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
 
How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position?
YR13A. Undergraduate students [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.1   1.5  
Standard deviation 3.8   1.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 30   15  
 
Numerical response 98.8% (170 / 172) 98.5% (131 / 133)
Don't know 1.2% (2 / 172) 1.5% (2 / 133)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 172) 0.0% (0 / 133)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.1 % (4183 / 4355) 95.8 % (3049 / 3182)
     Logical skip 7.3% (317 / 4355) 6.2% (197 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.6% (3293 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (551 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.5% (22 / 4355) 0.4% (14 / 3182)
 
How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position?
YR13B. Graduate students [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 2.2   2.0  
Standard deviation 2.7   2.7  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 1.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   3.0  
Maximum 15   20  
 
Numerical response 98.9% (180 / 182) 97.8% (135 / 138)
Don't know 1.1% (2 / 182) 1.4% (2 / 138)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 182) 0.7% (1 / 138)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 95.8 % (4173 / 4355) 95.7 % (3044 / 3182)
     Logical skip 7.3% (317 / 4355) 6.2% (197 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.6% (3293 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (551 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.3% (12 / 4355) 0.3% (9 / 3182)
 
How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position?
YR13C. Postdocs [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.2   0.8  
Standard deviation 2.0   1.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 15   20  
 
Numerical response 98.8% (161 / 163) 96.1% (123 / 128)
Don't know 1.2% (2 / 163) 3.1% (4 / 128)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 163) 0.8% (1 / 128)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.3 % (4192 / 4355) 96.0 % (3054 / 3182)
     Logical skip 7.3% (317 / 4355) 6.2% (197 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.6% (3293 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (551 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.7% (31 / 4355) 0.6% (19 / 3182)
 
How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position?
YR13D. Technicians [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.2   1.3  
Standard deviation 1.3   1.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 10   15  
 
Numerical response 98.2% (163 / 166) 98.5% (130 / 132)
Don't know 1.8% (3 / 166) 0.8% (1 / 132)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 166) 0.8% (1 / 132)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.2 % (4189 / 4355) 95.9 % (3050 / 3182)
     Logical skip 7.3% (317 / 4355) 6.2% (197 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.6% (3293 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (551 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.6% (28 / 4355) 0.5% (15 / 3182)
 
How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position?
YR13E. Faculty/Researchers [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.3   0.2  
Standard deviation 0.7   0.5  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 4   4  
 
Numerical response 95.9% (140 / 146) 96.6% (113 / 117)
Don't know 4.1% (6 / 146) 2.6% (3 / 117)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 146) 0.9% (1 / 117)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 96.6 % (4209 / 4355) 96.3 % (3065 / 3182)
     Logical skip 7.3% (317 / 4355) 6.2% (197 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.6% (3293 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (551 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.1% (48 / 4355) 0.9% (30 / 3182)
 
How many of the following types of people have you supervised, both formally and informally, in the context of research or teaching during the course of your current postdoctoral position?
YR13F. Other [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (subject to the condition below) (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
Condition: YR12G>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 0.4   0.3  
Standard deviation 1.5   0.9  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 12   6  
 
Numerical response 88.2% (97 / 110) 88.4% (84 / 95)
Don't know 11.8% (13 / 110) 10.5% (10 / 95)
Refuse to answer 0.0% (0 / 110) 1.1% (1 / 95)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 97.5 % (4245 / 4355) 97.0 % (3087 / 3182)
     Logical skip 7.3% (317 / 4355) 6.2% (197 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.6% (3293 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (551 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.9% (84 / 4355) 1.6% (52 / 3182)
 
YR14. How many hours did you work in your postdoctoral position last week? [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 52.0   49.4  
Standard deviation 12.1   11.2  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 45.0   40.0  
50th percentile 50.0   50.0  
75th percentile 60.0   55.0  
Maximum 115   120  
 
Numerical response 90.5% (3398 / 3756) 91.1% (2553 / 2801)
Don't know 7.3% (274 / 3756) 6.9% (194 / 2801)
Refuse to answer 2.2% (84 / 3756) 1.9% (54 / 2801)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 13.8 % (599 / 4355) 12.0 % (381 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (552 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.1% (47 / 4355) 1.3% (40 / 3182)
 
YR15. How satisfied are you with the number of hours you work per week in your current postdoc? [Fewer details]
  Men Women
1 = Very dissatisfied 8.5% (321 / 3784) 7.7% (217 / 2829)
2 = Somewhat dissatisfied 12.9% (487 / 3784) 14.1% (400 / 2829)
3 = Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 23.0% (872 / 3784) 22.2% (627 / 2829)
4 = Somewhat satisfied 27.2% (1030 / 3784) 25.7% (726 / 2829)
5 = Very satisfied 26.0% (984 / 3784) 28.9% (817 / 2829)
6 = Prefer not to answer 2.4% (90 / 3784) 1.5% (42 / 2829)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 13.1 % (571 / 4355) 11.1 % (353 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.7% (552 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.4% (19 / 4355) 0.4% (12 / 3182)
 
YR16. Compared to your expectations when you obtained your current postdoctoral position, would you say that the amount of time you spend working is... [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = MUCH LESS than you expected ≤1.0% (≤6 / 507) 2.9% (10 / 342)
2 = SOMEWHAT LESS than you expected 12.8% (65 / 507) 12.3% (42 / 342)
3 = ABOUT WHAT you expected 67.5% (342 / 507) 68.1% (233 / 342)
4 = SOMEWHAT MORE than you expected 12.0% (61 / 507) 10.5% (36 / 342)
5 = MUCH MORE than you expected 3.6% (18 / 507) 3.5% (12 / 342)
6 = Prefer not to answer 3.0% (15 / 507) 2.6% (9 / 342)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 88.4 % (3848 / 4355) 89.3 % (2840 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.5% (3289 / 4355) 78.5% (2497 / 3182)
     Quit 12.8% (556 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.1% (3 / 4355) 0.1% (2 / 3182)
 
YR17. Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced? [Fewer details]
Include papers submitted for publication in addition to published papers. If you have submitted one paper multiple times, only count it one time.
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17A. Peer-reviewed/refereed papers as sole author [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.3   0.2  
Standard deviation 1.5   0.8  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 30   18  
 
Numerical response 95.0% (2890 / 3043) 95.7% (2107 / 2201)
Don't know 2.2% (67 / 3043) 1.9% (41 / 2201)
Refuse to answer 2.8% (86 / 3043) 2.4% (53 / 2201)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 30.1 % (1312 / 4355) 30.8 % (981 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.8% (559 / 4355) 10.7% (341 / 3182)
     Not answered 17.3% (753 / 4355) 20.1% (640 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17B. Peer-reviewed/refereed, co-authored papers as primary author [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 1.7   1.2  
Standard deviation 2.9   1.7  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 50   22  
 
Numerical response 96.4% (3361 / 3486) 96.6% (2453 / 2540)
Don't know 1.5% (54 / 3486) 1.3% (33 / 2540)
Refuse to answer 2.0% (71 / 3486) 2.1% (54 / 2540)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 20.0 % (869 / 4355) 20.2 % (642 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.8% (559 / 4355) 10.7% (342 / 3182)
     Not answered 7.1% (310 / 4355) 9.4% (300 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17C. Peer-reviewed/refereed, co-authored papers as non-primary author [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 1.7   1.3  
Standard deviation 3.1   2.0  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 50   23  
 
Numerical response 95.9% (3151 / 3285) 96.2% (2314 / 2405)
Don't know 2.0% (66 / 3285) 1.7% (40 / 2405)
Refuse to answer 2.1% (68 / 3285) 2.1% (51 / 2405)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 24.6 % (1070 / 4355) 24.4 % (777 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.9% (560 / 4355) 10.7% (342 / 3182)
     Not answered 11.7% (510 / 4355) 13.7% (435 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17D. Non peer-reviewed/non-refereed papers (e.g. conference papers, working papers) [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 1.7   1.3  
Standard deviation 3.8   2.7  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 80   40  
 
Numerical response 94.3% (2912 / 3088) 95.2% (2152 / 2260)
Don't know 3.3% (103 / 3088) 2.6% (59 / 2260)
Refuse to answer 2.4% (73 / 3088) 2.2% (49 / 2260)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 29.1 % (1267 / 4355) 29.0 % (922 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 12.9% (563 / 4355) 10.7% (342 / 3182)
     Not answered 16.2% (704 / 4355) 18.2% (580 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17E. Book chapters [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.2   0.2  
Standard deviation 0.7   0.6  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 10   5  
 
Numerical response 95.2% (2787 / 2929) 96.5% (2069 / 2143)
Don't know 2.6% (77 / 2929) 1.6% (35 / 2143)
Refuse to answer 2.2% (65 / 2929) 1.8% (39 / 2143)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 32.7 % (1426 / 4355) 32.7 % (1039 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (564 / 4355) 10.7% (342 / 3182)
     Not answered 19.8% (862 / 4355) 21.9% (697 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17F. Books [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.0   0.0  
Standard deviation 0.2   0.1  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 6   1  
 
Numerical response 95.0% (2660 / 2801) 96.4% (1974 / 2048)
Don't know 2.7% (75 / 2801) 1.9% (38 / 2048)
Refuse to answer 2.4% (66 / 2801) 1.8% (36 / 2048)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 35.7 % (1554 / 4355) 35.6 % (1134 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (564 / 4355) 10.7% (342 / 3182)
     Not answered 22.7% (990 / 4355) 24.9% (792 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17G. Patents [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.1   0.1  
Standard deviation 0.6   0.4  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 10   6  
 
Numerical response 94.8% (2691 / 2840) 96.2% (1984 / 2063)
Don't know 2.8% (80 / 2840) 2.0% (41 / 2063)
Refuse to answer 2.4% (69 / 2840) 1.8% (38 / 2063)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 34.8 % (1515 / 4355) 35.2 % (1119 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (564 / 4355) 10.8% (343 / 3182)
     Not answered 21.8% (951 / 4355) 24.4% (776 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17H. Grant proposals as principal investigator (include fellowship proposals) [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.8   1.1  
Standard deviation 1.5   1.7  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   2.0  
Maximum 21   15  
 
Numerical response 95.2% (2881 / 3026) 97.1% (2214 / 2281)
Don't know 2.6% (79 / 3026) 1.4% (32 / 2281)
Refuse to answer 2.2% (66 / 3026) 1.5% (35 / 2281)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 30.5 % (1329 / 4355) 28.3 % (901 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (564 / 4355) 10.8% (343 / 3182)
     Not answered 17.6% (765 / 4355) 17.5% (558 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17I. Grant proposals as non-principal investigator [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.7   0.6  
Standard deviation 1.7   1.2  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 1.0   1.0  
Maximum 40   12  
 
Numerical response 93.8% (2791 / 2976) 96.0% (2095 / 2182)
Don't know 4.0% (119 / 2976) 2.3% (51 / 2182)
Refuse to answer 2.2% (66 / 2976) 1.6% (36 / 2182)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 31.7 % (1379 / 4355) 31.4 % (1000 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (564 / 4355) 10.8% (343 / 3182)
     Not answered 18.7% (815 / 4355) 20.6% (657 / 3182)
 
Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the following types of publications and/or proposals have you produced?
YR17J. Other [Fewer details]
  Men Women
Mean 0.2   0.2  
Standard deviation 1.8   0.8  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 0.0   0.0  
75th percentile 0.0   0.0  
Maximum 70   14  
 
Numerical response 84.8% (1902 / 2243) 87.3% (1304 / 1493)
Don't know 12.2% (273 / 2243) 9.7% (145 / 1493)
Refuse to answer 3.0% (68 / 2243) 2.9% (44 / 1493)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 48.5 % (2112 / 4355) 53.1 % (1689 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (564 / 4355) 10.8% (344 / 3182)
     Not answered 35.5% (1548 / 4355) 42.3% (1345 / 3182)
 
YR18. Since you have been a postdoc, how many of the grant proposals (including fellowship proposals) that you have submitted have been funded? [Fewer details]
Note: Asked of people who submitted at least one proposal
Condition: YR17I>0 or YR17H>0 [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.1   1.0  
Standard deviation 1.2   1.0  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   1.0  
Maximum 15   7  
 
Numerical response 90.2% (1477 / 1638) 91.3% (1277 / 1399)
Don't know 8.5% (139 / 1638) 7.6% (107 / 1399)
Refuse to answer 1.3% (22 / 1638) 1.1% (15 / 1399)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 62.3 % (2714 / 4355) 56.0 % (1783 / 3182)
     Logical skip 49.1% (2138 / 4355) 44.6% (1420 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (565 / 4355) 10.9% (346 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.3% (11 / 4355) 0.5% (17 / 3182)
 
YR19. For the co-authored papers you have submitted in the last 12 months, how many authors were there (including yourself)? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 5.3   6.5  
Standard deviation 10.7   36.4  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 3.0   2.0  
50th percentile 4.0   4.0  
75th percentile 6.0   5.0  
Maximum 200   600  
 
Numerical response 85.1% (406 / 477) 86.2% (269 / 312)
Don't know 12.6% (60 / 477) 11.9% (37 / 312)
Refuse to answer 2.3% (11 / 477) 1.9% (6 / 312)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.0 % (3878 / 4355) 90.2 % (2870 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.3% (3281 / 4355) 78.2% (2487 / 3182)
     Quit 13.0% (567 / 4355) 11.0% (351 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.7% (30 / 4355) 1.0% (32 / 3182)
 
YR20. Of the coauthored papers submitted since you have been a postdoc, on average, how many have been in collaboration with researchers who are not in your workgroup? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Responsibilities module) [?]
  Men Women
Mean 1.2   1.1  
Standard deviation 1.7   1.2  
Minimum 0   0  
25th percentile 0.0   0.0  
50th percentile 1.0   1.0  
75th percentile 2.0   2.0  
Maximum 15   5  
 
Numerical response 80.6% (373 / 463) 87.2% (273 / 313)
Don't know 16.0% (74 / 463) 10.5% (33 / 313)
Refuse to answer 3.5% (16 / 463) 2.2% (7 / 313)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.4 % (3892 / 4355) 90.2 % (2869 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 75.3% (3281 / 4355) 78.2% (2487 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (573 / 4355) 11.1% (354 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.9% (38 / 4355) 0.9% (28 / 3182)
 
YR21. How satisfied are you with the QUANTITY of work you have produced in your current postdoc? [Fewer details]
  Men Women
1 = Very dissatisfied 8.5% (320 / 3766) 7.4% (208 / 2805)
2 = Somewhat dissatisfied 24.8% (933 / 3766) 26.2% (735 / 2805)
3 = Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 12.3% (464 / 3766) 13.0% (365 / 2805)
4 = Somewhat satisfied 36.5% (1373 / 3766) 35.4% (993 / 2805)
5 = Very satisfied 16.4% (617 / 3766) 16.8% (471 / 2805)
6 = Prefer not to answer 1.6% (59 / 3766) 1.2% (33 / 2805)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 13.5 % (589 / 4355) 11.8 % (377 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (573 / 4355) 11.1% (354 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.4% (16 / 4355) 0.7% (23 / 3182)
 
YR22. How satisfied are you with the QUALITY of work you have produced in your current postdoc? [Fewer details]
  Men Women
1 = Very dissatisfied 5.6% (212 / 3755) 5.0% (139 / 2807)
2 = Somewhat dissatisfied 15.3% (573 / 3755) 13.6% (382 / 2807)
3 = Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 9.6% (359 / 3755) 10.1% (283 / 2807)
4 = Somewhat satisfied 39.6% (1488 / 3755) 40.5% (1136 / 2807)
5 = Very satisfied 28.3% (1062 / 3755) 29.7% (834 / 2807)
6 = Prefer not to answer 1.6% (61 / 3755) 1.2% (33 / 2807)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 13.8 % (600 / 4355) 11.8 % (375 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (573 / 4355) 11.1% (354 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.6% (27 / 4355) 0.7% (21 / 3182)
 
YR23. To what extent have US national security related regulations affected your ability to do the following: [Fewer details]
Note: Asked of non-US citizens
Condition: AY06=3 or AY06=4 [?]
 
To what extent have US national security related regulations affected your ability to do the following:
YR23A. Conduct your research in the U.S. [Fewer details]
Condition: AY06=3 or AY06=4 [?]
  Men Women
1 = None 62.9% (1511 / 2403) 70.9% (965 / 1361)
2 = Some 21.4% (515 / 2403) 16.5% (224 / 1361)
3 = A lot 9.4% (227 / 2403) 6.0% (81 / 1361)
4 = Have not tried to do this 6.2% (150 / 2403) 6.7% (91 / 1361)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 44.8 % (1952 / 4355) 57.2 % (1820 / 3182)
     Logical skip 30.5% (1328 / 4355) 44.8% (1424 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (575 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.1% (49 / 4355) 1.2% (39 / 3182)
 
To what extent have US national security related regulations affected your ability to do the following:
YR23B. Travel outside the U.S. to conduct your research [Fewer details]
Condition: AY06=3 or AY06=4 [?]
  Men Women
1 = None 29.9% (717 / 2398) 35.1% (477 / 1359)
2 = Some 14.4% (346 / 2398) 12.9% (175 / 1359)
3 = A lot 26.5% (635 / 2398) 18.0% (245 / 1359)
4 = Have not tried to do this 29.2% (700 / 2398) 34.0% (462 / 1359)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 44.9 % (1957 / 4355) 57.3 % (1822 / 3182)
     Logical skip 30.5% (1328 / 4355) 44.8% (1424 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (575 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.2% (54 / 4355) 1.3% (41 / 3182)
 
To what extent have US national security related regulations affected your ability to do the following:
YR23C. Visit your country of citizenship [Fewer details]
Condition: AY06=3 or AY06=4 [?]
  Men Women
1 = None 33.1% (796 / 2405) 41.2% (562 / 1365)
2 = Some 19.4% (466 / 2405) 19.1% (261 / 1365)
3 = A lot 34.0% (818 / 2405) 28.5% (389 / 1365)
4 = Have not tried to do this 13.5% (325 / 2405) 11.2% (153 / 1365)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 44.8 % (1950 / 4355) 57.1 % (1816 / 3182)
     Logical skip 30.5% (1328 / 4355) 44.8% (1424 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (575 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.1% (47 / 4355) 1.1% (35 / 3182)
 
To what extent have US national security related regulations affected your ability to do the following:
YR23D. Re-enter the U.S. after leaving the country [Fewer details]
Condition: AY06=3 or AY06=4 [?]
  Men Women
1 = None 27.0% (647 / 2398) 37.2% (508 / 1364)
2 = Some 21.7% (520 / 2398) 20.7% (282 / 1364)
3 = A lot 34.1% (817 / 2398) 27.6% (377 / 1364)
4 = Have not tried to do this 17.3% (414 / 2398) 14.4% (197 / 1364)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 44.9 % (1957 / 4355) 57.1 % (1817 / 3182)
     Logical skip 30.5% (1328 / 4355) 44.8% (1424 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (575 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.2% (54 / 4355) 1.1% (36 / 3182)
 
To what extent have US national security related regulations affected your ability to do the following:
YR23E. Bring your immediate family members to the U.S. [Fewer details]
Condition: AY06=3 or AY06=4 [?]
  Men Women
1 = None 34.7% (832 / 2398) 37.3% (506 / 1357)
2 = Some 18.1% (433 / 2398) 13.0% (177 / 1357)
3 = A lot 19.5% (467 / 2398) 16.0% (217 / 1357)
4 = Have not tried to do this 27.8% (666 / 2398) 33.7% (457 / 1357)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 44.9 % (1957 / 4355) 57.3 % (1824 / 3182)
     Logical skip 30.5% (1328 / 4355) 44.8% (1424 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.2% (575 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 1.2% (54 / 4355) 1.4% (43 / 3182)
 
YR24. To what extent do you agree with the following statement? "My postdoctoral position is preparing me to be an independent researcher." [Fewer details]
  Men Women
1 = Strongly agree 29.9% (1124 / 3755) 26.1% (734 / 2811)
2 = Agree 47.6% (1789 / 3755) 44.3% (1244 / 2811)
3 = Neither agree nor disagree 13.9% (521 / 3755) 17.2% (483 / 2811)
4 = Disagree 5.2% (197 / 3755) 7.9% (221 / 2811)
5 = Strongly disagree 2.6% (98 / 3755) 3.2% (91 / 2811)
6 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤38 / 3755) 1.4% (38 / 2811)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 13.8 % (600 / 4355) 11.7 % (371 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (584 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.4% (16 / 4355) 0.4% (14 / 3182)
 
YR25. Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the influence you have in decisions that affect the course of your research? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 2 respondents (Medium 2 module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Very dissatisfied 6.6% (103 / 1549) 6.5% (72 / 1106)
2 = Somewhat dissatisfied 11.7% (182 / 1549) 13.0% (144 / 1106)
3 = Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 13.2% (204 / 1549) 12.1% (134 / 1106)
4 = Somewhat satisfied 32.9% (509 / 1549) 32.9% (364 / 1106)
5 = Very satisfied 32.0% (496 / 1549) 33.5% (371 / 1106)
6 = Prefer not to answer 3.6% (55 / 1549) 1.9% (21 / 1106)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 64.4 % (2806 / 4355) 65.2 % (2076 / 3182)
     Logical skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 50.7% (2207 / 4355) 53.7% (1709 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.2% (357 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.3% (14 / 4355) 0.3% (10 / 3182)
 
YR26. To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience? [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
 
To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience?
YR26A. Planning new research projects [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Completely under your control 9.8% (44 / 447) 12.7% (41 / 322)
2 = Mostly under your control 21.9% (98 / 447) 28.3% (91 / 322)
3 = Shared control between you and your advisor 39.8% (178 / 447) 34.8% (112 / 322)
4 = Mostly under your advisor's control 17.9% (80 / 447) 15.2% (49 / 322)
5 = Completely under your advisor's control 9.6% (43 / 447) 6.2% (20 / 322)
6 = Don't know ≤1.0% (≤5 / 447) 1.9% (6 / 322)
7 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤5 / 447) ≤1.0% (≤4 / 322)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.7 % (3908 / 4355) 89.9 % (2860 / 3182)
     Logical skip 76.1% (3315 / 4355) 78.5% (2499 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.3% (358 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.2% (8 / 4355) 0.1% (3 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience?
YR26B. Choosing collaborators [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Completely under your control 7.8% (35 / 446) 9.3% (30 / 321)
2 = Mostly under your control 16.4% (73 / 446) 14.0% (45 / 321)
3 = Shared control between you and your advisor 25.1% (112 / 446) 28.0% (90 / 321)
4 = Mostly under your advisor's control 29.1% (130 / 446) 26.2% (84 / 321)
5 = Completely under your advisor's control 16.6% (74 / 446) 15.3% (49 / 321)
6 = Don't know 4.7% (21 / 446) 5.6% (18 / 321)
7 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤5 / 446) 1.6% (5 / 321)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.8 % (3909 / 4355) 89.9 % (2861 / 3182)
     Logical skip 76.1% (3315 / 4355) 78.5% (2499 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.3% (358 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.2% (9 / 4355) 0.1% (4 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience?
YR26C. Terminating a research project that is not going well [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Completely under your control 7.2% (32 / 446) 8.5% (27 / 319)
2 = Mostly under your control 15.2% (68 / 446) 15.0% (48 / 319)
3 = Shared control between you and your advisor 32.7% (146 / 446) 34.2% (109 / 319)
4 = Mostly under your advisor's control 19.3% (86 / 446) 20.4% (65 / 319)
5 = Completely under your advisor's control 15.7% (70 / 446) 13.2% (42 / 319)
6 = Don't know 9.2% (41 / 446) 8.2% (26 / 319)
7 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤5 / 446) ≤1.0% (≤4 / 319)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.8 % (3909 / 4355) 90.0 % (2863 / 3182)
     Logical skip 76.1% (3315 / 4355) 78.5% (2499 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.3% (358 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.2% (9 / 4355) 0.2% (6 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience?
YR26D. Writing up research findings [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Completely under your control 13.9% (62 / 447) 13.7% (44 / 321)
2 = Mostly under your control 30.2% (135 / 447) 37.1% (119 / 321)
3 = Shared control between you and your advisor 29.8% (133 / 447) 27.4% (88 / 321)
4 = Mostly under your advisor's control 13.0% (58 / 447) 8.7% (28 / 321)
5 = Completely under your advisor's control 7.2% (32 / 447) 5.6% (18 / 321)
6 = Don't know 5.1% (23 / 447) 6.9% (22 / 321)
7 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤5 / 447) ≤1.0% (≤4 / 321)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.7 % (3908 / 4355) 89.9 % (2861 / 3182)
     Logical skip 76.1% (3315 / 4355) 78.5% (2499 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.3% (358 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.2% (8 / 4355) 0.1% (4 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience?
YR26E. Writing grant proposals [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Completely under your control 7.2% (32 / 447) 9.7% (31 / 319)
2 = Mostly under your control 15.4% (69 / 447) 21.9% (70 / 319)
3 = Shared control between you and your advisor 16.8% (75 / 447) 17.2% (55 / 319)
4 = Mostly under your advisor's control 21.3% (95 / 447) 18.8% (60 / 319)
5 = Completely under your advisor's control 26.0% (116 / 447) 20.1% (64 / 319)
6 = Don't know 12.1% (54 / 447) 11.3% (36 / 319)
7 = Prefer not to answer 1.3% (6 / 447) ≤1.0% (≤4 / 319)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.7 % (3908 / 4355) 90.0 % (2863 / 3182)
     Logical skip 76.1% (3315 / 4355) 78.5% (2499 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.3% (358 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.2% (8 / 4355) 0.2% (6 / 3182)
 
To what extent do you or does your advisor have control of each of the following aspects of your postdoc experience?
YR26F. Determining authorship [Fewer details]
Sampling: Asked of ~1 in 8 respondents (Low - Control module) [?]
  Men Women
1 = Completely under your control 6.3% (28 / 445) 5.0% (16 / 320)
2 = Mostly under your control 13.5% (60 / 445) 11.6% (37 / 320)
3 = Shared control between you and your advisor 37.5% (167 / 445) 37.5% (120 / 320)
4 = Mostly under your advisor's control 20.4% (91 / 445) 17.2% (55 / 320)
5 = Completely under your advisor's control 12.1% (54 / 445) 12.2% (39 / 320)
6 = Don't know 9.7% (43 / 445) 15.9% (51 / 320)
7 = Prefer not to answer ≤1.0% (≤5 / 445) ≤1.0% (≤4 / 320)
 
Item nonresponse [?] 89.8 % (3910 / 4355) 89.9 % (2862 / 3182)
     Logical skip 76.1% (3315 / 4355) 78.5% (2499 / 3182)
     Sampling skip 0.0% (0 / 4355) 0.0% (0 / 3182)
     Quit 13.4% (585 / 4355) 11.3% (358 / 3182)
     Not answered 0.2% (10 / 4355) 0.2% (5 / 3182)
 

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