September 1, 2014|
September 2014's selection of notable quotes
February 12, 2014|
Efforts that encourage women to pursue STEM careers surpass those aimed at keeping them in those fields, according to the U.K. House of Commons Science and Technology Committee.
February 1, 2014|
Attracting females to research careers—and keeping them there
December 12, 2013|
An analysis reveals that papers with women as key authors are cited less often than those with men as key authors.
October 15, 2013|
Scientists around the world celebrate the computing pioneer by focusing on women in STEM.
October 4, 2013|
Eileen Pollack combines personal experience and data in an essay about being a woman in science.
January 23, 2013|
Women have come a long way, but roadblocks remain
March 11, 2011|
An artful event hosted by the UK's Medical Research Council celebrates the role of women in research
June 1, 2010|
By Edyta Zielinska Are Women Better PIs? Do women excel as leaders or are they more critical of female subordinates? Some research-based advice for leaders and their employees. © Jennifer Borton When Sue Rosser was doing her postdoc in zoology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, she got pregnant with her second child. She went to her principal investigator (PI) to discuss how to proceed with her project. He said there was no way her
June 1, 2010|
By Sarah Greene Our Science, Our Selves Gender biases are deep, entrenched, and persistent. What science stands to lose as a result. There’s reason to fear greater disparity in coming years. This month’s Careers feature ("Are Women Better PIs?") opens with a story from Sue Rosser, author of the recently published Women, Science, and Myth: Gender Beliefs from Antiquity to the Present. In 1973, as a postdoc in zoology at the University of Wis