PEP Steering Committee Member Laurel Smith-Doerr and collaborators publish report evaluating Gender Pay Equity on Campus

A recent ISSR report on gender equity among tenure-track faculty at UMass Amherst published by PEP Steering Committee Member Laurel Smith-Doerr and colleagues finds that men and women earn similar salaries — if they hold the same rank for an equivalent period of time within their college. The authors state that this positive finding places the university in a strategic position to make further progress and address a continuing under-representation of women in senior, higher-paying positions and in colleges that typically pay the highest salaries. Read more here.