Beyond the Glass Ceiling : A Special Report

Women and under-represented minorities are earning historically high numbers of science doctorates in the United States, but they are having problems making it to the professorial ranks. While this report looks at science, the article makes numerous points that are applicable to engineering, e.g., implicit bias and challenges one faces going into academe.

  • T. Horowitz/Corbis. Beyond the Glass Ceiling, A Special Report. Nature Publishing, Volume 448, July 5, 2007.