ERIC Number: EJ701957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Mar-25
Reference Count: N/A
Faculty Members Weigh in on the Gender Divide in Academia
Black Issues in Higher Education, v21 n3 p38 Mar 2004
In 2001, a roundtable on gender disparities for female professors in higher education was held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The focus of the roundtable was "how best to ensure women professors experience the same opportunities, recognition and rewards as their male counterparts." Some three years later, a few faculty members from various disciplines weigh in with various perspectives on the current state of the gender gap.
Descriptors: African Americans, Females, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Women Faculty, College Faculty, Gender Differences, Feminism, Higher Education, Tenure
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts