Table 2

Perceptions of residents interested in academia regarding faculty members’ research activities, by gender (N=104)

StatementLevel of AgreementGender Total N (%)p-value
Female N (%)Male N (%)
Collaboration between faculty members is essential for productive research.Agree46 (85%)46 (92%)92 (89%)0.277
Neutral or disagree8 (15%)4 (8%)12 (12%)
The institution should provide support (protected time and facilities for faculty members to conduct research).Agree46 (85%)44 (88%)90 (87%)0.674
Neutral or disagree8 (15%)6 (12%)14 (14%)
Faculty members should seek their own, external funds to protect their time for research.Agree7 (13%)10 (20%)17 (16%)0.332
Neutral or disagree47 (87%)40 (80%)87 (84%)
Faculty members should conduct independent research projects.Agree12 (23%)25 (50%)37 (36%)0.004
Neutral or disagree41 (77%)25 (50%)66 (64%)
Total interested in academia who also reported gender5450104