Are Women Achieving Equity in Chemistry?: Dissolving Disparity, Catalyzing Change

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In spite of the increasing numbers of women entering graduate programs in the physical sciences and mathematics in recent years, they continue to remain underrepresented in tenure track academic positions in these fields. This symposium series book looks at the reasons for this under-representation of women in academic science. Social scientists examine the factors that are hindering women from attaining and advancing in these positions. The academic training of women in the US is examined as it relates to their placement in top universities. The situation of women chemists in Europe is also examined and best practices for the training and retention of women in academe are elucidated.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780841239500
  • Publisher: American Chemical Society
  • Publication date: 3/17/2006
  • Series: ACS Symposium Series , #929
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 8.90 (w) x 6.20 (h) x 0.70 (d)

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Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University

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Table of Contents

Preface
1. The Status of Women Chemists in Academe: An Introduction, Janine P. Buckner
2. Women, Science, and Academia, Virginia Valian
3. Women and Academic Science: Gender, Status, and Careers, Mary Frank Fox
4. Gender Disparity in the Training and Mentoring of Chemists, Susan A. Nolan
5. Institutional Barriers for Women Scientists and Engineers: What Survey Data of NSF Professional Opportunities for Women in Research and Education (POWRE) and Clare Boothe Luce Professorship Awardees Reveal, Sue V. Rosser
6. The Clare Boothe Luce Program for Women in the Sciences and Engineering, Jane Zimmer Daniels
7. Equal Opportunity in Chemistry in Germany, Sonja M. Schwarzl
8. Findings from the American Chemical Society Career Continuity Survey: Elucidating Gender Patterns in Training and Career Paths, Cecilia H. Marzabadi
9. Women in Academe: An Examination of the Education and Hiring of Chemists, Valerie J Kuck
10. Women Leaving Science Jobs: With Special Attention to Chemistry, Anne Preston
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Author Index Subject Index

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