Female Academics Can't Have It All

Female academics pay a "baby penalty" over the course of their careers, preventing them from getting tenure. Instead, they're relegated to "second tier" lower paying jobs like part-time or adjunct faculty. Is the top of the Ivory Tower for men only?

Hosted by:
  • Marybeth Gasman,
    Philadelphia, PA
    Professor, Penn Graduate School of Education; Professor of Higher Education at the University of Pennsylvania; Professor at the Graduate School of Education at UPenn; Director of the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions; Professor at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Debra Leigh Scott,
    Philadelphia, PA
    Writer and Co-Producer of "'Junct, The Trashing of Higher Ed. in America"
  • Mary Ann Mason,
    San Francisco, CA
    Professor of Law at UC Berkeley
  • Kathy Schultz,
    Oakland, CA
    Dean at Mills College; Dean, Mills College School of Education