Forthcoming Events

01.10.2020 - 01.10.2020, AkademieHotel, Karlsruhe, Germany
26.10.2020 - 28.10.2020, Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Villigen,Switzerland


New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Chergui, Milne and Wörner
New scientific highlights- from MUST researchers at PSI
Promotion to full professorcongratulations to Steve Johnson!
The Laser at 60: Ursula KellerOPN interviewed OSA Fellows
Former EPFL PhD student Edoardo Baldini wins the 2020 ACS PHYS Division Young Investigator Awards
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Banerji, Chergui and Wolf
Prix de l'innovation AGROVINA 2020- for Agrolase: detecting spores of pathogens in real time
Ruth Signorell receives the Humboldt Prize- awarded in recognition of outstanding achievements in research and teaching

Recommended Reading

Recommended books, reports, websites on gender and science

A MIT Study on the Status on Women Faculty in Science, 1999 - a copy of the report can be downloaded here

Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead, 2013
                             Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy, 2017

Iris Bohnet, What works. Gender Equality by Design, 2016

Virgina Valian, Why so slow? The advancement of Women, 1997  Amazon

Beyond Bias and Barriers: fulfilling the Potential of Women in Science and Engineering, 2006
National Academy of Sciences (US), National Academy of Engineering (US), and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Maximizing the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering

Andrea S. Kramer and Alton B. Harris,
"It’s not you, it’s the workplace: Women’s conflict at work and the bias that built it.”

Londa Schiebinger, John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science, Stanford University
For information on her research work in the area fo gendered innovations in EU/US see:
Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, Engineering, and Environment Project


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