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Times Higher Education
November 26, 2020
Ethnic minority students twice as likely to be assaulted in teaching space as white classmates.
Universities UK
November 24, 2020
A new set of recommendations designed to decisively tackle racial harassment as part of efforts to address racial inequality in UK higher education.
Times Higher Education
November 24, 2020
Universities UK guidance says institutions must introduce training on concepts such as white privilege.
November 22, 2020
Half of them leave when they are done.
The Guardian
November 18, 2020
Sexual orientation gap for men larger than gap between white and black men, study shows.
Times Higher Education
November 12, 2020
Figures suggest that graduates of UK’s highly selective institutions and specialists have widest differences in pay.
Times Higher Education
October 30, 2020
Female academics, especially mothers, face the double challenge of patriarchy and neoliberal management.
Times Higher Education
October 28, 2020
Organisers refused to engage with the problem, or offered a series of stock excuses, say campaigners.
Times Higher Education
October 27, 2020
Oldest state-funded military college has history of venerating Confederacy.
Times Higher Education
October 20, 2020
Tackling bias by urging writers to avoid stereotypically female descriptors undervalues qualities such as cooperation and care.
Times Higher Education
October 16, 2020
Institutions have long framed gender inequality as a problem with women, and have been ‘strangely silent’ about masculinity in academia.
Times Higher Education
October 15, 2020
Civilised adults should not have to demonstrate that they can stand up to bullying before being offered a job.
October 10, 2020
The first Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded 119 years ago, and for the first time in its history, two women won without having to share the prize with a man.
Times Higher Education
October 9, 2020
Women’s Higher Education Network urges universities to radically revise their attitudes to deadlines, career development and promotion.
Times Higher Education
October 5, 2020
Participation in Athena SWAN-style initiative mooted as probable requirement for Horizon Europe grants.
Times Higher Education
October 2, 2020
Success rate by award value also consistently lower for women, EPSRC report finds.
Times Higher Education
October 1, 2020
Students who face discrimination often do not know where to turn and are seldom impressed by the support they get.
European Platform of Women Scientists
September 25, 2020
Corona Crisis: Impact on junior and women mathematicians, writes European Women in Mathematics (EWM).