Jill Abramson’s firing as editor of The New York Times has prompted conversation about biases that affect women in positions of authority. Was the “glass cliff” to blame? Two prominent fields of research explore this question.
Month: May 2014
Women are underrepresented in the top ranks of academic science, but they attend grad school in equal numbers as men. NPR’s Rachel Martin talks to science correspondent Joe Palca about the disparity.