Data User Agreements and Licenses

Access to restricted Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED) data for researchers interested in analyzing microdata can be arranged through a licensing agreement.

Researchers interested in obtaining information about using the NCSES restricted data files, or for information on National Science Foundation (NSF) confidentiality and privacy policies, are requested to contact:

Adrian McQueen
Licensing Coordinator
National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, Room 965
National Science Foundation
4201 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22230
Phone: (703) 292-7807
Email: amcqueen@nsf.gov