Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Number of Women Physics Faculty Increasing - But Barely:
Women represented only 14% of physics faculty overall in 2010 — just a 2% increase from 2006, according to American Institute of Physics.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
Female Students Less Likely To Drop Engineering Program If Female MentoredA study finds that female students were much more likely to continue to pursue their engineering degree if they had a female mentor, but not if they had a male mentor (18 percent of them dropped out) or no mentor (11 percent dropped out).» Link to the original article