Author Archives: Todd Van Hoosear

The Mother of Invention? Not Exactly.

The gender gap in academia at the faculty level has been well documented. Male faculty far outnumber women, particularly in the STEM disciplines, though the gap has narrowed in recent decades. It’s also no secret that the rate of academic entrepreneurship is on the rise: the number of startups formed out of university research has […]

The Business Case for Advancing Women on Boards

The benefits to a company of having female representation on its board are significant. However, there is a gap — more like a massive chasm — between the presence of women in the workforce and the number of women on corporate boards. Here are some immediate steps that we — both men and women — […]