Men! What you can do to improve the lot of women in academia

Posted in Life on February 25th, 2014 by steve

“The vexed issue of women in academia has been much in the news lately: first there was a report by the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee on the disproportionate number of women who leave science …” (more)

[BishopBlog, 25 February]

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Time Crunch for Female Scientists: They Do More Housework Than Men

Posted in Research on January 19th, 2010 by steve

“When the biologist Carol W. Greider received a call from Stockholm last fall telling her she had won a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, she wasn’t working in her lab at the Johns Hopkins University. The professor of molecular biology and genetics was at home, folding laundry …” (more)

[Jill Laster, Chronicle of Higher Education, 19 January]

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