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Women comprise more than half of science PhD graduates and early career researchers, but just 17% of senior academics in Australian universities and research institutes. In between, women scientists are squeezed out of science careers by systemic and inherently inequitable structural barriers.

 

The loss of so many women scientists is a significant waste of expertise, talent and investment, and this impacts our nation’s scientific performance and productivity.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.sciencegenderequity.org.au

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