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

Labor Rates Higher for Women Doctorate Holders:
The labor force participation rate among science, engineering and health doctoral degree holders was 89.1 percent for women in 2013, compared with 87.2 percent for men.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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The Issue of Biased Language in Recommendation Letters

When the editor in chief of the journal Science was asked to review 60 grant applications, she found gender bias in the content and language of recommendation letters for female applicants.»  Link to the original article