Pay gender gap at Georgia’s top universities

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
By Eric Stirgus
March 1, 2021

We reported a couple of years ago about the gender gap in salaries among faculty at Georgia’s colleges and universities. Last week, two groups released a report that found few women are the top earners at the nation’s top schools, including some in Georgia. The report found women were just 10% of the top earners at Georgia State University and Georgia Tech. The University of Georgia and Emory University were at 20% each. The report was organized by the Women’s Power Gap Initiative at the Eos Foundation, the WAGE Project and the American Association of University Women. You can read the report here. The report recommends state and federal leaders to push for greater transparency of diversity data at the university level.

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