I am often asked by other female academics whether—and how—they should respond to the “micro-inequities” that many of us face in our professional lives. Should we object to each and every sexist remark and demeaning incident? Or should we just let them pass because it is too exhausting to respond every single time, and doing so might do more harm than good? Read more of this article by Female Science Professor at The Chronicle.
“Dear Sir”: Dealing with Micro-inequalities
August 6, 2012