Growing evidence of anti-female bias in student surveys

Holland“A new study provides further evidence that students rate female lecturers more harshly than male academics in course evaluations. Researchers examined five years’ worth of evaluations from Erasmus University Rotterdam’s International Institute of Social Studies and found that female lecturers were 11 percentage points less likely to receive an average score of at least four out of five from their students …” (more)

[Chris Havergal, Times Higher Education, 14 August]

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