Women continue to increase their representation among new doctorates, overall doctorates awarded decreased


Data from the 2010 NSF Survey of Earned Doctorates updated in June 2012 indicate that the representation of women among new doctorates continued to increase

NSF also noted that the number of research doctorates awarded in the US declined in 2010.   http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/infbrief/nsf12303/



Keep an eye out for

an upcoming publication Leong, F.T.L., Comas-Diaz, L., Hall, G.N., McLoyd, V. & Trimble, J.E. (Eds.) APA Handbook of Multicultural Psychology. Washington, DC:  American Psychological Association.

Kohout, Pate and Maton provided a chapter for this with recent data on diversity in pipeline and workforce.