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The Guardian
May 12, 2020
Many female academics say juggling their career with coronavirus childcare is overwhelming.
Times Higher Education
May 7, 2020
Researchers find overseas students from China are experiencing high levels of anxiety and insecurity in wake of pandemic.
Times Higher Education
April 30, 2020
Many universities are setting up ‘consent courses’ to reduce sexual assault and harassment on campus.
Times Higher Education
April 20, 2020
Videos showing minorities being targeted in Guangzhou’s coronavirus crackdown have caused a diplomatic row.
Times Higher Education
April 16, 2020
Virtually all modern university courses end with a request for feedback. Seven academics discuss their experiences.
Higher Education Authority
March 24, 2020
The report of the Athena SWAN Charter (UK) Independent Review Steering Group published this week.
Times Higher Education
March 20, 2020
Who will stay on top of the potty training, writes Theresa Mercer and Andrew Kythreotis.
Times Higher Education
March 19, 2020
Independent steering group says new processes must stop penalising those it is supposed to help and restore confidence in the award.
Times Higher Education
March 18, 2020
Colleagues’ doubts about whether he deserved a prize make Senior lecturer Aymen Idris wish people did not see his achievement as tokenism.
Times Higher Education
March 9, 2020
Experts call for new prime minister Muhyiddin Yassin to separate universities from education portfolio and foster multiculturalism in senior HE levels.
March 4, 2020
Elsevier’s latest global analysis reveals progress toward gender parity, but women still trail men in number of publications and citations.
European Commission
March 4, 2020
Success Stories: EU-funding is being used to support actions aimed at creating a more gender-balanced research culture in Europe.
Times Higher Education
February 27, 2020
Removing biases in the system may not be enough to achieve a truly equal gender balance, says Sun Young Lee.
Times Higher Education
February 25, 2020
Years into the MeToo era, half of nation’s provinces lack campus-specific policy.
February 24, 2020
In any given year, the amount of published scientific research from women and men is about the same, but when examined over time, gender inequality persists.
Times Higher Education
February 3, 2020
Bristol deal also gives greater recognition to ‘good citizenship’ in promotion process and is seen as model for sector.
Times Higher Education
February 3, 2020
But study shows that difference in career prospects between men and women is considerably smaller within academia compared with other sectors.
January 27, 2020
Science is often considered a male-dominated field. In fact, according to United Nations data, less than 30% of scientific researchers worldwide are women.