U I C WISEST - Women in Science and Engineering System Transformation

Books

Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy, Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering (The National Academies Press, 2006).

Robert W. Drago, Striking a Balance: Work, Family, Life (Dollars & Sense, 2007).

Sue V. Rosser, The Science Glass Ceiling: Academic Women Scientists and the Struggle to Succeed (Routledge, 2004).

Virginia Valian, Why So Slow: The Advancement of Women (MIT Press, 1999).

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Women in Science and Engineering System Transformation (WISEST)

The goal of the WISEST Initiative is to increase the number, participation, and leadership status of women — majority and minority — in academic science and engineering through institutional transformation at UIC.