Over the last decade, significant attention has been drawn to the gender ratio of speakers at conferences, with ongoing efforts for meetings to better reflect the gender representation in the field. We find that women are significantly under-represented, however, among the astronomers asking questions after talks.
- Pub Date:
- June 2017
- Astrophysics - Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics
- Nature Astronomy Comment from June 2017. Final version available at Nature Astronomy (https://www.nature.com/articles/s41550-017-0153 web) or (http://rdcu.be/tb3q pdf)