Rule No. 1 for Female Academics: Don’t Have a Baby
For men, having children is a career advantage. For women, it’s a career killer.
In 2000, I greeted the first entering graduate-student class at Berkeley where the women outnumbered the men. I was the first female dean of the graduate division. As a ’70s feminist I cautiously thought, “Is the revolution over? (...) - Slate, by Mary Ann Mason|Posted Monday, June 17, 2013