End Gender Harassment in STEM

Percentage of types of sexual harassment experiences among female university employees.[1]
  1. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2018. Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/24994
  2. NASEM, Committee on Women in Science and Engineering Statistics: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/cwsem/PGA_049131 https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-nations-fare-in-phds-by-sex-interactive1/
  3. PBS NewsHour, March 6, 2019, How NIH plans to fight the sexual harassment that could drive women away from science: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/how-sexual-harassment-in-the-sciences-could-deprive-the-field-of-female-talent
  4. MeTooSTEM: https://metoostem.com/
  5. 500 Women Scientists Summary of NASEM, Why there is no Institutional Justice: https://500womenscientists.org/nas-summary#institutional-justice
  6. NASEM Recommendations to prevent sexual harassment and assault: https://www.nap.edu/read/24994/chapter/2#5
  7. Title IX Isn’t Working: Nine Necessary Actions to End Sexual Harassment Culture in STEM, January 14, 2016, BethAnn McLaughlin, PhD. https://edgeforscholars.org/title-ix-isnt-working-nine-necessary-actions-to-end-sexual-harassment-culture-in-stem/
  8. Mindy Storrie. 2012. The New Business Imperative: Recruiting, Developing and Retaining Women in the Workplace. Kenan-Flagler Business School. http://execdev.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/hubfs/White%20Papers/Recruiting%20Developing%20Retaining%20Women%20-%20Formatted%20-%20v5.pdf

--

--

--

The Philly Pod of 500 Women Scientists is a grassroots organization founded in February of 2017 with a vision to make science more open and inclusive to all.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Should We Forgive Limbaugh?

There’s no “right way.” It will still hurt like hell

A Letter To The White Folks From A Black Man

One-Upping The New York Magazine By Canceling A Sixth Grader

A photo edit of the New York magazine cover depicting a black and white drawing of someone sitting on a skateboard, head in hands. The edit has a clown emoji poorly shopped onto the face. Below it reads “Canceled at 12” and “When kids make mistakes, and classmates never forgive. By me”

Feminism influences on social work practices; how is it related? (Socialist feminism)

Although the dismissal of acts of violence against

Digital Divide

Ending Bully Culture It’s not just about kids

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
500 Women Scientists Philly Pod

500 Women Scientists Philly Pod

The Philly Pod of 500 Women Scientists is a grassroots organization founded in February of 2017 with a vision to make science more open and inclusive to all.

More from Medium

Women and Vampires in Film

Specialisms (1): Museum & Knowledge

Australia Post’s Criminal Coverup

Quotes are cheating