Parenthood, Professorship, and Librarianship: Are They Mutually Exclusive? Academic Article uri icon


  • A survey of tenure-track and tenured librarians at ARL libraries provides data on the relationship between parenthood and professorship. Results analyze the impact of the promotion and tenure process on child-bearing and child-rearing decisions. Discrepancies are found based on gender, tenure status, and family status. 2008 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

published proceedings

  • The Journal of Academic Librarianship

altmetric score

  • 9.064

author list (cited authors)

  • Graves, S. J., Xiong, J. A., & Park, J.

citation count

  • 10

complete list of authors

  • Graves, Stephanie J||Xiong, Jian Anna||Park, Ji-Hye

publication date

  • May 2008