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Internal WHOI Links
Summary of Equity Climate Assessment Study of 1988 (pdf)
Report of the Gender Equity Review Committee in 2000 (pdf)
Director's Response in 2001 (pdf)
• 2001 Scientific Staff Handbook (pdf)
2002 Retrospective on Progress made since the Equity Climate Study of 1988 (pdf)
Director's 2002 Update (pdf)
Director's 2003 Update (pdf)
2007 Ethnic and Gender Diversity Status Report prepared by WHOI Diversity Committee(pdf)

External Links
NSF report on Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering: 2013

Nature special report on the gender gap in science:

U.S. Study Shows Unconscious Gender Bias in Academic Science
Link to news item in Science
Link to original article by Moss-Racusin et al. (2012) PNAS


Does gender bias influence awards given by societies?
Link to article in Eos, Trans. AGU, 22 Nov. 2011

NSF Touts Family-Friendly Policies as Boon to Women
Link to news item in Science 

Direct link to PDF: Report on the Status of Women Faculty in the Schools of Science and Engineering at MIT, 2011
Click on the second video to see Nancy Hopkins's presentation at:

MIT's Gender Equity webpage

Direct link to PDF: Stemming the tide: Why women leave engineering, Nadya A. Fouad & Romila Singh, 2011, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Closed ranks in oceanography
LuAnne Thompson, Renellys C. Perez & Amelia E. Shevenell
Link to article in Nature Geoscience

Gender Differences at Critical Transitions in the Careers of Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Faculty
2010 National Academies Press

News for NSF-funded study showing that qualities mentioned in recommendation letters for women differ sharply from those for men:

Reducing the Gender Achievement Gap in College Science: A Classroom Study of Values Affirmation
Miyake et al. (2010) Science

Staying Competitive: Patching America's Leaky Pipeline in the Sciences
2009 Berkeley Law and Center for American Progress
Here is a direct link to the executive summary:

The Science on Women and Science
2009 American Enterprise Institute Press

Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering

2007 National Academies Press

2004 Chilly Climate Workshop Documents
Seven Selected Strategies to Deal with a Chilly Climate (pdf)
Eighteen Ways to Warm Up the Chilly Climate (pdf)
Men and Women at Work (pdf)
Empowering Yourself as a Committee Member (pdf)
Intervening When You Observe Sexual Harassment (pdf)
Warming Up the Chilly Climate II (pdf)
Ways Men and Women are Treated Differently (pdf)

Last updated: March 26, 2013

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