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Women in science: What are the obstacles?
POSTED 24 MAR 2005


Caitilyn Allen
Associate professor of plant pathology and women's studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Shelley Correll
Assistant professor, department of sociology
Cornell University

Jo Handelsman
Professor of plant pathology
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Co-director, Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute

Janet Swim
Associate professor of psychology
Penn State University

* Vicki Bier
Professor of industrial engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Virginia Valian
Distinguished professor
Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center
Co-director, Hunter College Gender Equity Project

* Chieh-Chen Bowen (formerly Chang)
Associate professor of psychology
Cleveland State University

* Toni Schmader
Assistant professor of psychology
University of Arizona

* Indicates fact-checker


Megan Anderson, project assistant; Terry Devitt, editor; S.V. Medaris, designer/illustrator; David Tenenbaum, feature writer; Amy Toburen, content development executive

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