Sexual Harassment

National Academies’ Report on Sexual Harassment of Women

On June 12, 2018, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released the findings of a comprehensive public report titled Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The report calls for sweeping changes in the culture and climate of higher education as well as significant improvements in the way women are treated in the academy and scholarly professions—especially the sciences.