Impostor Syndrome – Part 2

Women in US astronomy graduate programs are considerably more likely than men to fear being exposed for a lack of astronomy knowledge or ability, according to the American Institute of Physics (AIP) in College Park, Maryland, and the American  Astronomical Association (AAS).

http://www.nature.com/naturejobs/2010/100128/full/nj7280-574a.html

Researchers have known about Impostor Syndrome for some time.  This article from 1978 explores the causes and dynamics of this phenomenon.

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