Cary Funk


Trust and mistrust in Americans’ views of scientific experts

This research shows that more Americans have confidence in scientists, but there are political divides over the role of scientific experts in policy issues.

Women and men in STEM often at odds over workplace equity

For women working in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) jobs, the workplace is a different, sometimes more hostile environment than the one their male coworkers experience. Discrimination and sexual harassment are seen as more frequent, and gender is perceived as more of an impediment...