Engineering Women's Faculty Forum (e-WFF) College of Engineering

Resources

2015

February 2016 hastac blog post: "Gender Bias in Academe: An Annotated Bibliography of Important Recent Studies"
September 2015 MIT Admissions blog post: "Picture yourself as a stereotypical male"
April 2015 Article in the New York Times on "How to Attract Female Engineers"
April 2015 Article in PNAS on hiring trends for female faculty in academia - "National hiring experiments reveal 2:1 faculty preference for women on STEM tenure track"
April 2015 Article in PNAS by UMass professor Nilanjana (Buju) Dasgupta on group dynamics and the participation of female and male students when active in group work - "Female peers in small work groups enhance women's motivation, verbal participation, and career aspirations in engineering"
February 2015 New York Times article on the different ways that men and women help in the workplace, and how they are appreciated for their efforts - "Madam C.E.O., Get Me a Coffee - Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant on Women Doing ‘Office Housework'"
February 2015 New York Times article on how gender affects the perception of professors - "Is the Professor Bossy or Brilliant? Much Depends on Gender"