Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine

University Women and their Positions:
Women make up 41.0 percent of assistant professors of science and engineering at four-year colleges and universities, 31.1 percent of associate professors, and 17.6 percent of full professors.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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Domesticating Physics

During the first half of the 20th century, physics for women in high schools and colleges was dominated by courses that integrated the role of the housewife, introductory physics, and household technological innovations into a new field of education: household physics.»  Link to the original article