State of Women in Engineering 2021

Offering Insight and Analysis
Exploring and conducting research and engaging with public policy, as we do in the State…
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Women in Engineering: A Review of the 2020 Literature

SWE’s assessment of the most significant social science research from 2020 offers insights and analysis, plus recommendations for future study and interventions that might, finally, lead to greater gender equity in STEM.

The underrepresentation of women in engineering and other technical fields remains the subject of extensive research. Engineers, social scientists, and educators continue to examine the potential reasons for this underrepresentation and to propose interventions.

Thought Leadership
One of the hallmarks of SWE’s thought leadership is the annual State of Women in…