Advancing Women in Science and Engineering
Ten concrete steps administrators can take to accelerate the advancement of women in science and engineering
Using short summaries of existing research illustrating common situations women face in male-dominated environments (e.g., being a “token”, isolation, stereotype threat), this brochure suggests ten concrete steps administrators can take to alleviate these problems.
TIP #1: Learn about outstanding women on your campus
TIP #2: Learn from local experts about gender issues
TIP #3: Review campus data on equity
TIP #4: Study work/life issues
TIP #5: Make gender issues visible
TIP #6: Increase the visibility of outstanding women scientists
TIP #7: Support committees and task forces
TIP #8: Ask hard questions and take tough stands
TIP #9: Incorporate gender equity in campus planning
TIP #10: Be receptive when presented with gender issues
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