Why So Many Women Leave Engineering? | WEF


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“For many women, their first encounter with collaboration is to be treated in gender stereotypical ways, mostly by their peers,” wrote study co-author Susan Silbey, Professor of Humanities, Sociology and Anthropology at MIT, in an article for the Harvard Business Review. The study explored how “socialization”, or learning about the culture of engineering, affects women’s future job decisions.

Read the WEF article here.

 

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