Gender Issues and Teaching

Lisa Martin

University of Wisconsin - Madison


APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper
American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting

As part of this theme panel on “Minding the Gender Gap in Political Science,” I hope to direct our attention to the role of teaching and evaluations of teaching in professional advancement in the discipline. Many female faculty believe that they face prejudice in student evaluations of teaching (SETs), and that this prejudice may be exaggerated by developments such as online evaluations and the prevalence of sites such as RateMyProfessor. However, systematic studies of SETs are mixed in their findings of gender bias.

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Date posted: September 23, 2013  

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Martin, Lisa, Gender Issues and Teaching (2013). APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper; American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2303332

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Lisa Martin (Contact Author)
University of Wisconsin - Madison ( email )
716 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53706-1481
United States
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