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TABLE 5-5 Promotion to Full Professor by Gender and Discipline

Discipline

Male

Female

Total

Promoted

Not Promoted

Percentage Not Promoted

Promoted

Not Promoted

Percentage Not Promoted

All fields

387

43

10.0

65

9

12.2

504

Biology

50

11

18.0

17

2

10.5

80

Chemistry

65

4

5.8

10

1

9.1

80

Civil engineering

53

6

10.2

10

3

23.1

72

Electrical engineering

69

10

12.7

14

2

12.5

95

Mathematics

68

9

11.7

7

1

12.5

85

Physics

82

3

3.5

7

0

0.0

92

SOURCE: Survey of departments conducted by the Committee on Gender Differences in Careers of Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Faculty.



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