Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
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
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Why Men Don't Believe The Data On Gender Bias In ScienceAccording to a physics professor at the University of California, a fundamental tenet of science--that "scientists are supposed to be objective, able to evaluate data and results without being swayed by emotions or biases--leads many male scientists to devalue the numerous studies showing gender bias in science.» Link to the original article