Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Friday, December 2, 2022
Number of Articles: 1
First Article: October 1, 2003
Latest Article: October 1, 2003
By Min Kim
October 1, 2003
Princeton task force reports on gender issues in the sciences:
The task force, which was created by Princeton President Shirley M. Tilghman in
2001, studied the status of female faculty for over a year.
According to The Chronicle, the task force report stated that there are still
very few female professors in the science departments. Furthermore, these female
professors are less satisfied with their jobs than male faculty members.
Girgus and the task force also recommended that Princeton devo