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"A Remarkable Number of Women" by Female Science Professor, The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 2, 2013

"Being Married Helps Professors Get Ahead but only If They Are Male" by Alexis Coe, The Atlantic, January 23, 2013. A new study of history professors shows that married men get promoted faster than their single colleagues, while the opposite is true for women.

"Inequality quantified: Mind the Gender Gap" by Helen Shen, Nature, March 6, 2013. Female scientists have made steady gains in recent decades but still face persistent career challenges.

Women in science: Women's Work. Nature, March 6, 2013.

"STEM Career Programs Lack Female Participants, Study Says" by Caraleee Adams, Education Week, March 22, 2013. Research released by the Institute for Women's Policy Research along with the National Coalition of Women and Girls in Education.

"What Exactly is Drawing Young Women Away From STEM Fields? by Ming-Te Wang, Huff Post - Girls in Stem, March 27, 2013. 

The National Academies Press

Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering

National Coalition for Women & Girls in Education

Education Data Shows Gap in Career Preparation

NSF Publication

ADVANCE Project Brochure

 

 

What is ADVANCE?

"ADVANCE encourages institutions of higher education and the broader  science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) community, including professional societies and other STEM related, not-for-profit organizations, to address various aspects of STEM academic culture and institutional structure that may differentially affect women faculty and academic administrators." (ADVANCE Brochure, pg 2)