Assoc. for Women in Science

Winter 2015

AWIS Magazine covers topics important to women in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine fields. Topics include career advancement, work-life balance, the state of science and technology, women’s wellness, and AWIS’ political and

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good2know Statistical Significance 8 association for women in science | spring 2015 Since 1953 66 awards have been presented, only 3 have gone to women. Awards allocations can perpetuate gender stratification. have been bestowed upon 659 Laureates in STEM fields since 1901 19 of which have gone to women. The Department of Energy's Enrico Fermi Awards Nobel Prizes Awards, Prizes and Authorship 0% 2010 2011* 2012 2013* 2014 10% 20% 30% 40% % Women Biological and Life Sciences Scholarly Awards Challenges in Sustainability % Women Mathematical Sciences Scholarly Awards % Women Physical Sciences Scholarly Awards % Women Biological and Life Sciences Tenure Track Faculty % Women Mathematical Sciences Tenure Track Faculty % Women Physical Sciences Tenure Track Faculty Intervention Year *

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