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European Commission
May 8, 2018
By developing gender-inclusive guidelines and criteria for schools, museums, science centres and industry, an EU-funded project aims to attract more young people, especially girls.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
May 3, 2018
Earlier this week, The Chronicle Review published an essay by George Yancy, "The Ugly Truth of Being a Black Professor in America".
Harvard Business Review
April 27, 2018
For years, companies, universities and nonprofits have researched the reasons why women are less likely to enter STEM fields.
Science
April 26, 2018
Inder Verma, the prominent geneticist and cancer scientist who has made his mark on U.S. research for decades, has sexually harassed women for just as long.
Chemistry World
April 26, 2018
Women with female PhD supervisors publish more papers than those with male advisers.
The Scholarly Kitchen
April 25, 2018
“Officially, it’s because the other candidate was a better cultural fit for the organization. Unofficially, they think you are a maternity risk”, writes Tasha Mellins-Cohen.
Tidningen Curie
April 25, 2018
Although women have made significant contributions to science and technology, most names we read about or know of in science are not those of women, writes Yildiz Kelahmetoglu.
Retraction Watch
April 19, 2018
Many political scientists are up in arms over an editor’s decision to use his journal as a platform to defend himself from allegations of sexual harassment.
The Guardian
April 3, 2018
Forty-one percent of students report incidents ranging from sexualised comments to rape, according to survey.
Scientific American
March 27, 2018
Amidst a controversy, it’s important to remember that implicit bias is real — and it matters.
Times Higher Education
March 25, 2018
Researcher says it is difficult to find portrayals of female scientists that focus on achievement.
Times Higher Education
March 22, 2018
Six higher education institutions report so far that male pay is at least 20 per cent higher than female remuneration.
Times Higher Education
March 8, 2018
To mark International Women’s Day, academics and administrators reflect on leadership challenges.
Times Higher Education
March 8, 2018
Analysis of THE World University Rankings data shows number of women leading highest-ranking institutions has waned.
Times Higher Education
March 7, 2018
There are very few outlets for women to work together against unhelpful concepts that hold back female progression in academia, says Elisabeth J. Vargo.
Global Engage
March 6, 2018
Guro E. Lind is a group leader at the Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital and a professor at the University of Oslo.
Psychological Science
February 14, 2018
The underrepresentation of women in STEM fields is a continual concern. Paradoxically, the sex differences rose with increases in national gender equality.
Times Higher Education
February 12, 2018
The ‘leaky pipeline’ metaphor for the lack of women at senior levels of academia can demotivate those whose professional paths meander, says Aileen Fyfe.

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