Queer in STEM: Workplace Experiences Reported in a National Survey of LGBTQA Individuals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Careers

  title={Queer in STEM: Workplace Experiences Reported in a National Survey of LGBTQA Individuals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Careers},
  author={Jeremy B. Yoder and Allison Mattheis},
  journal={Journal of Homosexuality},
  pages={1 - 27}
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