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September 21, 2017

  1. Analysis of NIH R01 Application Critiques – Female PIs applying for renewal have lower RO1 scores than their male counterparts.
  2. Gender stereotypes about intellectual ability emerge early – Girls learn gender stereotypes that they are more likely to say they try hard rather than are smart around age 6.
  3. To seem confident, women have to be seen as warm – Performance feedback showed that in order to seem confident, capable, and influential, women had to first be perceived as warm.

Oct 21st, 2104  7pm – Article Discussion on Two Recent studies:

Factors that affect the physical science career interest of female students: Testing five common hypotheses (2013)

Elite male faculty in the life science employ fewer women (2014)

A mass media article commenting on the findings of the second article:

Women in science: A new study on how male professors discriminate against women in scientific labs (2014)

08/22/13 – Article Discussion – Keeping Women in the Science Pipeline by Mary Ann Mason, Mind the Gender Gap by Helen Shen, and Reform Needed for Equality by Brigitte Mühlenbruch and Maren A. Jochimsen




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