Issue Date: July 7, 2014
Gender Bias Could Help Explain Faculty Disparity
The male leaders of elite biology labs hire fewer female graduate students and postdocs than do principal investigators (PIs) overall or their elite female counterparts, a new study shows. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Twitter Inc. authors say this may help explain the low numbers of female faculty, despite women receiving the majority of biology doctoral degrees.
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