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
In The News
Kids More Likely To Imagine Women As Scientists Than They Were 50 Years AgoWhen researchers took a look at more than 5,000 children's drawings from the 1960s and 1970s, they found only 28 drawings showed women as scientists. Find out what Northwestern University researchers recently learned when they examined drawings made between 1985 and 2016 about how children's images of scientists have evolved.» Link to the original article