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Workshop attendees suggest methods to improve the number and advancement of women scientists in NanoScience/NanoTechnology
journal contributionposted on 2012-06-27, 00:00 authored by Constance Jeffery
Women are underrepresented in the new field of nanoscience and nanotechnology (NS/NT). They comprise only 14% of the faculty members at the 62 federally funded centers for NS/NT at higher education institutions in the USA, but make up 25% of the faculty in other STEM disciplines.
Publisher StatementNano News 2012. © 2012 NanoScience Workshop. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution- Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/), permitting all non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. doi: 10.3402/nano.v3i0.15895