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Appendix 4-5
Percentage of Faculty Members Who Served on and Chaired an Undergraduate Thesis or Honors Committee

Discipline

Men

Women

Served

Chair

Served

Chair

Biology

62.30 (38)

37.30 (23)

59.52 (50)

40.78 (34)

Chemistry

57.14 (20)

42.86 (15)

46.15 (24)

53.85 (28)

Mathematics

85.71 (6)

14.29 (1)

30.00 (3)

70.00 (7)

Electrical engineering

43.59 (17)

56.41 (22)

50.00 (17)

50.00 (17)

Physics

62.50 (20)

37.50 (12)

54.54 (18)

45.46 (15)

Civil engineering

62.50 (10)

37.50 (6)

42.86 (12)

57.14 (16)

NOTE: Numbers in parentheses are the total number of respondents in each category.

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



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Appendix 4-5 Percentage of Faculty Members Who Served on and Chaired an Undergraduate Thesis or Honors Committee Men Women Discipline Served Chair Served Chair Biology 62.30 (38) 37.30 (23) 59.52 (50) 40.78 (34) Chemistry 57.14 (20) 42.86 (15) 46.15 (24) 53.85 (28) Mathematics 85.71 (6) 14.29 (1) 30.00 (3) 70.00 (7) Electrical engineering 43.59 (17) 56.41 (22) 50.00 (17) 50.00 (17) Physics 62.50 (20) 37.50 (12) 54.54 (18) 45.46 (15) Civil engineering 62.50 (10) 37.50 (6) 42.86 (12) 57.14 (16) NOTE: Numbers in parentheses are the total number of respondents in each category. SOURCE: Survey of faculty conducted by the Committee on Gender Differences in Careers of Sci- ence, Engineering, and Mathematics Faculty. 0