The Role Of Gender In Asking Questions At Cool Stars 18 And 19

  title={The Role Of Gender In Asking Questions At Cool Stars 18 And 19},
  author={Sarah J. Schmidt and Stephanie T. Douglas and Natalie M. Gosnell and Philip S. Muirhead and Rachel S. Booth and James. R. A. Davenport and Gregory N. Mace},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics},
We examine the gender balance of the 18th and 19th meetings of the Cambridge Workshop on Cool Stellar Systems and the Sun (CS18 and CS19). The percent of female attendees at both meetings (31% at CS18 and 37% at CS19) was higher than the percent of women in the American Astronomical Society (25%) and the International Astronomical Union (18%). The representation of women in Cool Stars as SOC members, invited speakers, and contributed speakers was similar to or exceeded the percent of women… 

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