Women In STEM

  • Why support more women PhDs in STEM? Single women without children do almost the same as married fathers. Married mothers have 35% lower odds than married fathers to get a tenure track position. Married mothers have 27% lower odds than married fathers with young children to become tenured.

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Source: Staying Competitive Patching America’s Leaky Pipeline in the Sciences.

  • Be an ally to women in science! Let’s normalize diversity and get on with making a difference in science. A few useful suggestions from @AtheneDonald to support #WIS: