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By Sue V. Rosser

This quantity examines significant matters dealing with profitable ladies in educational technological know-how. In doing so, Sue Rosser outlines the persisting and transferring views of ladies who've completed seniority and remained in academia over the past fifteen years via survey info from girls who acquired POWRE awards from the NSF. a few proof means that price range cuts and an expanding reliance on know-how have impacted better schooling and exacerbated gender concerns, yet earlier, little study has targeted at once at the lingering results of those changes.

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8 CISE Because of the low numbers of awardees, the EHR directorate should be carefully interpreted here. Many of the women representing this directorate have other disciplinary training and could be classified in other directorates. We have chosen not to interpret the EHR responses as a result b Sciences; GEO, Geosciences Question 1: What are the most significant issues/challenges/opportunities facing women scientists today as they plan their careers? 3 34 ACADEMIC WOMEN IN STEM FACULTY 2 REVISITING POWRE AWARDEES AFTER A DECADE: CONTINUING ISSUES .

Category A. Pressures women face in balancing career and family; Category B. Problems faced by both men and women scientists and engineers in the current environment of tight resources which may pose particular difficulties for women; Category C. Issues faced by women because of their low numbers and stereotypes held by others regarding gender; Category D. More overt discrimination and harassment. The means of the percentage of responses for each of the four 1997 to 2000 cohorts is compared with the 2012 mean percentage response for that cohort.

3 2 REVISITING POWRE AWARDEES AFTER A DECADE: CONTINUING ISSUES . . 8 CISE Because of the low numbers of awardees, the EHR directorate should be carefully interpreted here. Many of the women representing this directorate have other disciplinary training and could be classified in other directorates. We have chosen not to interpret the EHR responses as a result b Sciences; GEO, Geosciences Question 1: What are the most significant issues/challenges/opportunities facing women scientists today as they plan their careers?

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