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

Women Faculty:
Women earned 45% of biomedical PhD degrees from 1994-1996, but more than 10 years later, women constitute around 20% of senior faculty and less than 30% of junior faculty in medical school basic science departments.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

In The News

Gender Bias in Professor Evaluations

Using student evaluations posted on the public website "Rate My Professors," the author has created an interactive chart that shows how language is used differently to describe male and female professors. The article provides a link to the chart, which allows users to explore the words used to describe male and female teachers in nearly 14 million reviews, including how words split across gender and discipline.»  Link to the original article