Kifinfo: Gender balance and diversity in research

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Policy brief

In connection to the conference Creating a competitive edge through diversity, the KIF Committee published a policy brief summing up it’s work and pointing to challenges and opportunities ahead.

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16Sep
16 September 2019 - 12:00am to 17 September 2019 - 12:00am
17Sep
17 September 2019 - 2:00pm to 19 September 2019 - 1:00pm
18Sep
18 September 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
20Sep
20 September 2019 - 8:00am to 21 September 2019 - 4:00pm

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Times Higher Education
August 22, 2019
Former colleagues call for investigations to disclose what Strathclyde and Heriot-Watt universities knew about Kevin O’Gorman’s conduct.
Times Higher Education
August 21, 2019
Gap in acceptance rates for major European conferences entirely down to behaviour of male referees.
Times Higher Education
August 21, 2019
Institutions assume they will be bailed out if enrolments fall because they are ‘too big to fail’, says report.
Times Higher Education
August 16, 2019
International students feel “at home” while locals feel left out on outsized Australian campus, says Michael Spence.
Universitetsavisa
August 15, 2019
Nifu mener tiltak mot skjev kjønnsbalanse særlig bør rettes mot fagvalg i høyere utdanning.
Times Higher Education
August 15, 2019
The director of the US National Institutes of Health has denied any xenophobic intent in its crackdown on academic scientists with ties to China.
Times Higher Education
August 7, 2019
As in the UK and the US, universities face questions about whether their curricula feature enough non-white voices.
Times Higher Education
August 7, 2019
Universities urged to reconsider use of large introductory lectures.
Times Higher Education
August 5, 2019
Updated settlement ties racial and gender distribution to national shares of population.
Times Higher Education
July 25, 2019
Law dean calls Amy Wax’s views ‘repugnant’ but does not answer demands for her removal.
European Commission
July 23, 2019
An EU-funded project is developing tools to improve gender balance in research institutions and higher education, helping to sustain female talent.
Times Higher Education
July 22, 2019
Minority institutions wary of big candidate promises to lavish them with support.
Times Higher Education
July 17, 2019
Nesta finds proportion of female AI researchers was higher in the mid-1990s – although universities fare better than tech firms.
Times Higher Education
July 11, 2019
Facilitated meetings can encourage early admissions of guilt from perpetrators and provide recognition of victims’ experiences, says Clare McGlynn.
Times Higher Education
July 8, 2019
Only a quarter of biology conferences set rules on attendee behaviour and penalties for misconduct are even rarer, study finds.