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For Women, Job Authority Adds to Depression Symptoms

For Women, Job Authority Adds to Depression Symptoms

AUSTIN, Texas — Job authority increases symptoms of depression among women, but decreases them among men, according to a new study from University of Texas at Austin sociologist Tetyana Pudrovska.

Gender Equity Task Force Report Recommends Creation of Plan to Eliminate Faculty Gender Inequity

The Gender Equity Task Force, created by the provost of The University of Texas at Austin in March 2007, has recommended in its report that the university develop and enact a 5-10 year gender equity plan to "reduce or eliminate faculty gender inequity—specifically with respect to hiring, promotion, salaries and governance."