University of Houston John P. McGovern Lecture: "Salary, Family, Climate: What Keeps Women Out of STEM?"
The University of Houston hosts noted sociologist Jennifer Glass to deliver the John P. McGovern Endowed Lecture in Family, Health and Human Values. Glass is the Barbara Bush Professor of Liberal Arts in the department of sociology and a researcher at the Population Research Center at the University of Texas, Austin. Her presentation is titled "Salary, Family, Climate: What Keeps Women Out of STEM Fields?"
Glass has published more 50 articles and books on work and family issues, gender stratification in the labor force, mothers' employment and mental health, religious conservatism and women's economic attainment.
The lecture will be held in the University Center Theater.