Women Earn $2 Million Less Than Men in Their Doctoral Careers

Female doctors earn less from their first day on the job than their male counterparts, according to a major new study. Researchers estimate this salary gap to be at least $2 million over a 40-year career. NS questionnaire The analysis of more than 80,000 physicians, published Monday in the medical journal Health Affairs, is the …

Uber Survives Espionage Scandal. They didn’t have careers.

Mr. Gicinto recalled that relations were strained, and both men seemed uncomfortable sharing leadership. Still, his work grew rapidly. The group, which had grown to include dozens of employees, wanted to follow up with Uber’s overseas competitors, whether they were taxi drivers or executives of Chinese ride-hailing company Didi. But they also needed to protect …

Uber Survives Espionage Scandal. They didn’t have careers.

Mr. Gicinto recalled that relations were strained, and both men seemed uncomfortable sharing leadership. Still, his work grew rapidly. The group, which had grown to include dozens of employees, wanted to follow up with Uber’s overseas competitors, whether they were taxi drivers or executives of Chinese ride-hailing company Didi. But they also needed to protect …

NY Charter School Prepares Students for Basketball Careers

For now, it’s once housed in a Catholic school, and on a recent afternoon last month, students were preparing for the Regent exams. In a math class, a teacher used the Stephen Curry 3-pointer arc to explain a parabola. In another class, students interviewed each other for a basketball-centered project on broadcast journalism. The idea …

Asian Composers Reflect on Their Careers in Western Classical Music

Asian composers writing in Western classical music forms such as symphonies and operas have a few things in common. Many learned European styles from an early age and completed their education at conservatories there or in the United States. And many later found themselves doomed to programming ghettos like Lunar New Year concerts. (A recent …

How the Coronavirus Pandemic Halted Some Parents’ Careers

Millions of parents, most of them mothers, have stopped paid work due to the pandemic childcare crisis. But for many more job holders, the demands of childcare have also affected their careers, often less visibly. They worked fewer hours, refused assignments, or decided not to get promoted or look for a new job. Economists call …