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22 October 2021

Share of female university personnel by function category

The indicator shows trends in the share of female university personnel, differentiated by function category.

In short

  • The share of female university personnel has increased over the period 1999-2019.
  • For PhD’s the share of women declined from 2011 until 2017.
  • The share of female university personnel declines with the degree of seniority of the function.

Share of female university personnel by function category

Analysis
Within all function categories, the share of female university personnel has increased over the period 1999-2020. The share of female PhD's declined from 2011 until 2017.

The share of female university personnel declines with the degree of seniority of the function. Professors have the lowest share of women of all function categories. However, the increase in share of women is highest among professors in 2020. The share of female professors increases from 23,1% in 2018 to 25,7% in 2020.

 

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