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From ABC in the USA:
Female Researchers Paid Less than Males: Study
Exact Reasons for Discrepancy Remain a Mystery, Researchers Report
By TODD NEALE
MedPage Today Staff Writer
April 4, 2010
Women in life sciences research still earn less than their male counterparts, with no obvious explanation for the disparity, researchers found.
After accounting for professional characteristics and publication volume, female researchers earned an average of $13,228 less per year than men, according to Catherine DesRoches of Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and colleagues.
The differences ranged from $6,028 among researchers with PhDs to $14,868 for those housed in departments of medicine, they reported in the April issue of Academic Medicine.
“Even after almost a decade of looking at this issue, with universities really making some good-faith efforts to try to make sure this isn’t happening, we’re still seeing a significant gap in pay between equally qualified men and women,” DesRoches said in an interview.
Young adults in Britain can’t name a single female scientist: here.
USA: Women earn more PhDs than men for the first time, but still make less $$ at every academic rank: here.
Why So Few Women in Silicon Valley? Here.
Britain: Thousands of women council workers are celebrating after they won an equal pay case which could lead to payouts worth millions of pounds: here.
Female managers will have to wait nearly 50 more years before their pay equals their male counterparts, a Chartered Management Institute study has revealed: here.
The gender pay gap will not close for 57 years, says new research: here.
USA: Chamber of Commerce said that instead of pay equity, women should pick the right husband: here.
US workforce stats show women not progressing into management posts: here.
In nonprofits, female executives are STILL being short changed: here.