BOX 6-8

Scorecard for Evaluating How Well Research Universities Serve Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering

This scorecard should be used as a tool for continuous assessment of institutional efforts to remove the barriers to participation in science and engineering by women. It can be used to identify and publicize institutions that recruit and nurture talented individuals from diverse backgrounds, to create a culture that welcomes and supports all scientists and engineers and helps them realize their potential, and to work to overcome barriers to talented scientists and engineers at all levels.


aThis term applies to those faculty leading colleges or schools, and does not include academic advisors in residential colleges.

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