Current Projects for CWW

We are currently engaged in ongoing projects on multiple topics, including:

  • Success strategies employed by women executives in industries such as finance, pharmaceuticals, and communications
  • Women’s attrition in undergraduate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) majors
  • Impact of New Jersey Family Leave Insurance on Workers and Their Families
  • The Availability and Use of Earned Sick Days in New Jersey
  • Access to and favorability of earned sick days by residents of New Jersey
  • Affects of Family Leave Insurance on maternal and infant health behaviors: a state-by-state look at leave benefits and health outcomes
  • Impact of training on quality of care for home-based health care recipients
  • Impact of unionization on home-based childcare providers in New Jersey
  • Spouses who live apart for work-related reasons:  what can they teach us more broadly about the negotiation of family, gender, and careers in the United States today?
  • Strategies to promote effective institutional transformation for equity in career and technical education programs
  • State policy for equity in the STEM education to work pipeline
  • The transition between associate and full professor for university faculty, with a particular focus on women in the STEM disciplines