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Gender Diversity In the UAV (Drone) Industry

Kuzma, J. and Dobson, Kate (2019) Gender Diversity In the UAV (Drone) Industry. WomenAndDrones.com.

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Abstract

The 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.”

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The full-text can be accessed via the official URL. The results of the study have been published in: Kuzma, J. and Dobson, Kate (2018) Gender Diversity in UAV (Drone) Industry. International Journal of Gender, Science and Technology, 10 (3). pp. 366-377. ISSN Online: 2040-0748
http://genderandset.open.ac.uk/index.php/genderandset/article/view/564

Uncontrolled Keywords: global drone market, drone industry employment, gender differences, women in STEM, UAVs, male-dominated occupations
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Academic Departments > Worcester Business School
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Depositing User: Kate Dobson
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2019 13:10
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2019 13:10
URI: https://eprints.worc.ac.uk/id/eprint/7802

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