As reported locally yesterday, a University of Oregon Professor is claiming pay discrimination. A new report by The Chronicle of Higher Education on the U.S. Education Department's data is below.
Gender Pay Gap Persists Across Faculty RanksThe Chronicle of Higher Education
By Joshua Hatch
March 22, 2017
Faculty salaries increased 2.8 percent in 2015 over the previous year, according to the latest U.S. Education Department data.
The data show women's salaries grew at a slightly higher rate - 3 percent - than men's, but not enough to begin closing the gender pay gap.
Read the full article at The Chronicle of Higher Education website here.