Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
STEM Doctorates & Women:
In 2015, more women (55.4%) than men (44.6%) received doctoral degrees in life sciences. However, women lagged behind in other STEM categories, receiving 33.6% of the doctorates in physical and earth sciences; 24.7% in mathematics and computer sciences; and 23.2% in engineering.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
Nasa's Dr. Christyl Johnson Shares Career Advice For Advancing Women In StemLearn about the career path of the deputy director for technology and research investments at NASA, the biggest lesson she learned at work and how she learned it, and what advice she has for young women in STEM careers.» Link to the original article