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US female deans, provosts and other academic administrators gave higher ratings than did their male counterparts to policies and strategies aimed at improving the professional lives of women in science, a study finds (W. Williams et al. Front. Pyschol. http://doi.org/b8m7; 2017). And they disagreed with male administrators about the value of some strategies for retaining female faculty members in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Percentage female among tenure-track and tenured faculty from 1973 to 2010 as a function of field. Values shown are weighted percentages. Data drawn from the National Science Foundation's Survey of Doctorate Recipients (adapted from Ceci et al., 2014).

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