Time in Postdoctoral Training

The data below represent postdocs who separated from UCSF in 2017.

POPULATION <1 year 1-2 years 2-3 years 3-4 years 4-5 years 5-6 years <6 years
All UCSF Postdocs 21.7% (83) 20.2% (77) 18.6 (71) 15.4% (59) 11% (42) 12.3 (47) .8% (3)
gender              
female 22.6% (45) 19.6% (39) 20.6% (41) 15.1% (30) 11.1% (22) 10.6% (21) .05 (1)
male 20.8% (38) 20.8% (38) 16.4% (30) 15.8% (29) 10.9% (20) 14.2% (26) 1.1% (2)
               
citizenship              
international 24.9% (45)  23.8% (43) 18.2% (33)  13.3% (24) 11% (20)  8.3% (15) .6% (1)
USPR 18.9% (38)   16.9% (34) 18.9% (38)  17.4% (35)  10.9% (22)  15.9% (32)  1% (2)
               
 URM status              
non-URM 15.3% (25) 14.7% (24) 19.6% (32) 20.2% (33) 11.7% (19) 17.2% (28) 1.2% (2)
URM 26.9% (7) 30.8% (8) 15.4% (4) 7.7% (2) 7.7% (2) 11.5% (3) -
               

 


The median period of time in the postdoc – shown in the table below – has been relatively stable at UCSF over the past 7 years.

2017 2.4 years
2016 2.3 years
2015 2.5 years
2014 2.7 years
2013 2.6 years
2012 2.3 years
2011 2.5 years