Recognizing the Achievements of Scholars in Science,Technology, Engineering, the Arts, Mathematics, and Medicine
University Women and their Positions: Women make up 41.0 percent of assistant professors of science and engineering at four-year colleges and universities, 31.1 percent of associate professors, and 17.6 percent of full professors.
Women Inventors, Long Overlooked, Are Churning Out More Patents Than Ever
The number of patents that list a woman as the inventor was less than 4 percent in 1976. However, women inventors keep pushing that number upward, and now almost one-quarter of patents issued include a woman as an inventor.» Link to the original article