Top 15 US Academic Institutions

Top 15 US Academic Institutions // create ActiveWidgets data model - CSV text table var table = new AW.CSV.Table; // provide data URL - plain text comma-separated file table.setURL("/supplementary/csv/24822/top15us.csv"); // start asyncronous data retrieval table.request(); // define column labels var columns = [ "Rank in 2006", "Rank in 2005","Institution", "Type", "No. of Full-Time Life Science Researchers", "Federal Funding (in millions of dollars)", "

Maria W. Anderson with Juhi Yajnik
Oct 1, 2006

Top 15 US Academic Institutions

1. Most recent fiscal year data available for funding of life science research.
2. From ISI Web of Knowledge Essential Science Indicators, which covers the period Jan 1, 1996 to June 30, 2006.
3. Includes papers in Agricultural Sciences, Biology/Biochemistry, Clinical Medicine, Environment/Ecology, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology/Genetics, Neuroscience/Behavior, Pharmacology/
Toxicology, and Plant & Animal Science
1. Most recent fiscal year data available for funding of life science research.
2. From ISI Web of Knowledge Essential Science Indicators, which covers the period Jan 1, 1996 to June 30, 2006.
3. Includes papers in Agricultural Sciences, Biology/Biochemistry, Clinical Medicine, Environment/Ecology, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology/Genetics, Neuroscience/Behavior, Pharmacology/
Toxicology, and Plant & Animal Science

Interested in reading more?

The Scientist ARCHIVED CONTENT

ACCESS MORE THAN 30,000 ARTICLES ACROSS MANY TOPICS AND DISCIPLINES

Become a Member of

Receive full access to more than 35 years of archived stories, digital editions of The Scientist Magazine, and much more!
Already a member?