Articles on the importance of women in science:

How a science program teaches girls to stop doubting themselves

A snapshot of women of the U.S. Geological Survey in STEM and related careers

Dear Dr. Elena: How outreach kills the science stereotype

Articles on the gender gap in STEM:

Data Illuminate a Mountain of Molehills Facing Women Scientists

Gender inequity in speaking opportunities at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting

Inequality quantified: Mind the gender gap

No progress on diversity in 40 years


Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead
Sheryl Sandberg
In Lean In, Sandberg shares her personal stories, uses research to shine a light on gender differences, and offers practical advice to help women achieve their goals. The book challenges us to change the conversation from what women can’t do to what we can do, and serves as a rallying cry for us to work together to create a more equal world.

The Professor Is In
Karen Kelsky
The definitive career guide for grad students, adjuncts, post-docs and anyone else eager to get tenure or turn their Ph.D. into their ideal job.

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Last updated 09/17/2018