Canada Faculty

Over the span of 10 years, from 2006 to 2016, the proportion of female faculty members is still below 20%. In 2016, the highest percentages of female faculty were observed in lower ranks of academia (e.g. instructors, lecturers, and assistant professors). Women represent slightly over 10% of full professors in engineering.

Percentage of Female Faculty Members, 2006-2016

Canada Faculty
Source: Engineers Canada. (2016). Canadian engineers for tomorrow: Trends in engineering enrolment and degrees awarded 2012-2016.

Faculty Members, by Position and Gender, 2016

Canada Faculty
Source: Engineers Canada. (2016). Canadian engineers for tomorrow: Trends in engineering enrolment and degrees awarded 2012-2016.

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