A recent report by the National Science Foundation states that the 2001 members of minority groups represented only 21%of full-time ranked doctoral-level science and engineering faculty. The only non-Caucasian group that has received significant growth in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematical disciplines in Asian faculty members, who are no longer labeled as minorities by the National Science Foundation because of their increasing numbers…
Sabharwal, Meghna & Corley, Elizabeth A. (2008). Categorization of Minority Groups in Academic Science and Engineering. Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, 14(4).