What Israel can learn from the U.S. on gender equality in academia
Paternity leave, parity in salary, day-care centers - U.S. campuses are trying to address women faculty members' needs, according to a recent Tel Aviv conference. But that 'culture of support' is lacking here.
In many countries, including Israel, women constitute the majority of students earning bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and even doctorates in certain fields. But their representation on the faculty of institutions of higher learning does not reflect this.
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