Iranian Women Hear the Call of Science

  title={Iranian Women Hear the Call of Science},
  author={Robert. Koenig},
  pages={1485 - 1485}
  • R. Koenig
  • Published 24 November 2000
  • Education
  • Science
SHIRAZ-- Despite institutions such as separate reading rooms for each sex, women are a growing presence at Iran9s universities, making up nearly 60% of incoming classes, almost double their share in 1978. But as in many other countries, some female academics in Iran point to a glass ceiling that keeps their representation among university professors low.