Gender gap

Controversial NYT article — “Academic Science Isn’t Sexist”

If you haven’t already seen it… http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/02/opinion/sunday/academic-science-isnt-sexist.html?_r=1 This certainly offers a different perspective on the question of female success/the glass ceiling in academia. There is some good news here but the question of “professional climate” which they describe as “largely anecdotal” may be less amenable to their methodology–job satisfaction–than they suggest. The authors do analyze reporting of… Continue reading Controversial NYT article — “Academic Science Isn’t Sexist”