Balancing Motherhood and Career in STEM Jobs

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Rituparna Bhattacharyya

Abstract

Proportion of women working in the hitherto male-dominated sectors such as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths (STEM) jobs are primarily low because of gender stereotyping and motherhood roles. Using the findings of the article titled Entitled to a Sustainable Career? Motherhood in Science, Engineering, and Technology published in the Journal of Social Issues, this report attempts to explain as to how STEM jobs can retain more women.

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BHATTACHARYYA, Rituparna. Balancing Motherhood and Career in STEM Jobs. Space and Culture, India, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 3, p. 28-31, mar. 2016. ISSN 2052-8396. Available at: <http://spaceandculture.in/index.php/spaceandculture/article/view/178>. Date accessed: 23 jan. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.20896/saci.v3i3.178.
Keywords
STEM, Career, Motherhood, Women, Work
Section
Perspective

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