In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Public Law 92-463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting:
Name: Special Emphasis Panel in Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences (1766).
Date/Time: March 30, 2001; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Place: National Science Foundation Room 375, Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA .
Type of Meeting: Open.
Contact Person: M. Marge Machen, Project Officer, Division of Science Resources Studies, Research and Development Statistics Program, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Suite 965, Arlington, VA 22230, Telephone: (703) 292-7786, Fax: (703) 292-9091. Minutes may be obtained from the contact person at the above address.
Purpose of Meeting: To review and comment on issues affecting the annual Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges.
- The extent of academic research and development performed through organizations that overlap the government, industry or nonprofit sectors of the science and engineering enterprise in the U.S. institutions.
- The viability of capturing these activities through the present format on the Academic R&D Expenditures Survey.
- Unreimbursed indirect costs and related sponsored research. Start Printed Page 14223
- It is anticipated that items 2A (current fund R&D expenditures by non-science & engineering fields) and 2B (current fund R&D expenditures from individual Federal agencies) will no longer be optional and will become part of the FY 2001 survey.
Dated: March 6, 2001.
Committee Management Officer.
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