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Doctorate-holding Non-faculty Researchers in Science, Engineering, and Health (compared to doctoral universities: highest research activity)

UNLV and UNR aspire to the Carnegie classification of Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity. This table displays UNLV and UNR doctorate-holding non-faculty researchers in science, engineering, and health with institutions classified as Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity.

Number of Doctorate-holding Non-faculty Researchers in Science, Engineering, and Health (compared to doctoral universities: highest research activity)
Institution 2014 2015 2016
Arizona State University-Tempe256230239
Boston College403137
Boston University797944
Brandeis University646665
Brown University445139
California Institute of Technology318304318
Carnegie Mellon University868994
Case Western Reserve University322291314
Clemson University262025
Colorado State University-Fort Collins231238240
Columbia University in the City of New York596518544
Cornell University573672656
Duke University416509540
Emory University828595
Florida International University43139
Florida State University848167
George Washington University924626
Georgetown University171166156
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus101010
Georgia State University111213
Harvard University1,3131,3161,089
Indiana University-Bloomington268225264
Iowa State University142132135
Johns Hopkins University167235193
Kansas State University293343
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College636954
Massachusetts Institute of Technology196206210
Michigan State University313029
New York University359353307
North Carolina State University at Raleigh236259247
Northeastern University475938
Northwestern University431314293
Ohio State University-Main Campus364338383
Oregon State University143139124
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus237219215
Princeton University182203252
Purdue University-Main Campus7810986
Rice University899071
Rutgers University-New Brunswick206175162
Stanford University6019441,099
Stony Brook University14113694
SUNY at Albany4400
Syracuse University1355
Temple University856679
Texas A & M University-College Station238295257
Texas Tech University131422
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville516073
The University of Texas at Arlington12526
The University of Texas at Austin223218178
The University of Texas at Dallas625459
Tufts University364845
Tulane University of Louisiana11185
University of Alabama at Birmingham210222268
University of Arizona220367340
University of Arkansas28298
University of California-Berkeley314598517
University of California-Davis369424350
University of California-Irvine171176186
University of California-Los Angeles1,086975933
University of California-Riverside116149174
University of California-San Diego25826880
University of California-Santa Barbara292312253
University of California-Santa Cruz21632699
University of Central Florida242025
University of Chicago182116418
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus54214202
University of Colorado Boulder159163162
University of Connecticut531671
University of Delaware374641
University of Georgia10646
University of Hawaii at Manoa758878
University of Houston105121120
University of Illinois at Chicago154153155
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign195200203
University of Iowa125120126
University of Kansas191164199
University of Kentucky345330332
University of Louisville856965
University of Massachusetts-Amherst242523
University of Miami268256276
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor590600605
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities420443563
University of Mississippi384149
University of Missouri-Columbia7191128
University of Nebraska-Lincoln475355
University of Nevada-Las Vegas364243
University of Nevada-Reno210899
University of New Mexico-Main Campus17150
University of New Orleans500
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill249236315
University of North Texas202924
University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus177143166
University of Oregon67253255
University of Pennsylvania433412602
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus260281269
University of Rochester12010088
University of South Carolina-Columbia272426
University of South Florida-Main Campus12011448
University of Southern California221210221
University of Utah122130105
University of Virginia-Main Campus158204164
University of Washington-Seattle Campus359573572
University of Wisconsin-Madison637648622
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee0022
Vanderbilt University11411992
Virginia Commonwealth University690
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University197205189
Washington State University7800
Washington University in St Louis320337319
Wayne State University13254110
West Virginia University878680