Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do. : Oscar Wilde

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

More About Why Women Avoid STEM Careers

STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics

Diekman et al say that these careers are less likely to fulfill goals that involve working with or helping people that women endorse. See Seeking Congruity Between Goals and Roles: A New Look at Why Women Opt Out of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Careers.

Thanks to the BPS Research Digest.