February 15, 2012
Motherhood, Not Bias, Detrimental to Scientific Careers
Science Daily, Science Daily
Women with advanced degrees in math-intensive academic fields drop out of fast-track research careers primarily because they want children – not because their performance is devalued or they are shortchanged during interviewing and hiring, according to a new study at Cornell University.
TAGGED: Gender Differences, Women, Gender Discrimination, Parenting