Appendix to Gender Differences in Written Language

  1. How do you self-identify?

Woman/Feminine

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Man/Masculine

  1. What is your primary major?
  2. To what extent do you agree with the following statement: I personally consider STEM fields to be masculine/male-dominant.

Not at all

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Completely agree

  1. To what extent do you agree with the following statement: I personally consider Humanity fields to be feminine/female-dominant.

Not at all

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Completely agree

  1. To what extent do you agree with the following statement: From a societal perspective, STEM fields are considered masculine/male-dominated.

Not at all

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Completely agree

  1. To what extent do you agree with the following statement:  From a societal perspective, Humanity fields are considered feminine/female-dominated.

Not at all

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Completely agree

  1. Please upload a sample copy of your cover letter; it does not have to be an updated version. These cover letters will not be made public, but if possible, please omit personal information.
  2. When writing your cover letter, what was your target field, humanities or STEM?