Higher Education Research and Development

Higher Education Research and Development Area of Interest.

Explore R&D data and trends at U.S. higher education institutions on the following topics:

  • Field of research
  • Source of funds, including federal, state, and local government; business; nonprofit; institutional; and foreign sources
  • Type of research (basic research, applied research, and experimental development)
  • Medical schools
  • Headcounts of R&D personnel
  • Amount and cost of research infrastructure space, including construction, repair, and renovation

Visit the resources below to learn more about this area of interest.

Higher Education Research and Development Survey (HERD)

Survey of Science and Engineering Research Facilities

Academic Institution Profiles

Survey of Federal Science and Engineering Support to Universities, Colleges, and Nonprofit Institutions

Science and Engineering Indicators (SEI)

Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering (WMPD)