The end of gender disparities in science? If only it were true…
This content is not available in the selected language. Gender, again? There has been a resurgence of interest in the last few years regarding gender disparities and bias in science. Recent research has examined, inter alia, lower rates of participation of women in the scientific workforce, the lower rates of female production of scientific work, […] Read more
Engineering a gender bias
Female researchers cite their own work less than men. If citations are the currency of science, women are being short-changed. In 2015, a Canadian team found female researchers in engineering tend to publish in more influential journals, but their work is less cited. Now, the same team is preparing to publish evidence that women across […] Read more
«Merci, cher collaborateur…»
This content is not available in the selected language. Remercier ses collaborateurs, c’est souvent les priver d’un statut de coauteurs, a découvert Adèle Paul-Hus, candidate au doctorat. Lire la suite de l’article publié dans le Forum Read more
La science est sexiste!
This content is not available in the selected language. Les travaux de Vincent Larivière et ses collaborateurs concluent à une sous-représentation des femmes en recherche. Lire la suite de l’article publié dans le Forum Read more