Gender Diversity In the UAV (Drone) Industry

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Description

Study focuses on how women are fitting into the global drone market

Period29 Mar 2019

Media coverage

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Media coverage

  • TitleGender Diversity In the UAV (Drone) Industry
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletWomen and Drones
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date29/03/19
    DescriptionThe study comes from Joanne Kuzma and Kate Dobson of the UK. They looked at gender diversity in the new commercial drone industry where there has been limited attention in academic research. The results of their study are published in the International Journal of Gender, Science and Technology. Among their findings, “The average rate of women employment was 13% across various countries” and that “…women are concentrated in non-technical positions, such as sales and administration.”
    URLhttps://womenanddrones.com/2019/03/gender-diversity-in-the-uav-drone-industry/
    PersonsKate Michelle Dobson, Joanne Kuzma

Keywords

  • Drones
  • Women in STEM
  • UAVs
  • Gender Roles
  • Male-Dominated Occupations