Academia

Academia

9 April 2015

It is more difficult for women to meet the requirements to qualify for tenure track positions.

15 August 2014

Women physicists at CERN are locked in a structure and culture that is highly male dominated at all levels. The women’s movement and gender equality have not reached the physics fields, according to a history of science researcher. 

12 November 2013

Swedish universities have made the most progress in renewing the academic culture and Norwegian institutions have designed effective measures, but in Denmark the prevailing belief is that gender equality has already been achieved.

15 July 2013

The academic field of history remains highly male dominated, according to a new report from the Work Research Institute. A conservative academic culture and a lack of willingness to problematise male dominance in the field can take much of the blame for this.

8 July 2013

Although the Nordic countries have been good about bringing more women into academic leadership positions, they are only at the EU level when it comes to the percentage of female professors.

10 August 2012

madeleine kennedy-macfoy has lived her life moving between England, Belgium, Sierra Leone, the US and Norway. For her, being international is not a choice – it is life itself. It is also a life she would recommend to others.

14 December 2011

According to the science hierarchy, sociology has low status whereas mathematics has high status. Both this hierarchy and the peer-review process have characteristics that structurally downgrade women’s position in academia.

2 November 2010

By changing the name to the Committee for Gender Balance in Research, the KIF Committee has received a stricter mandate for its work. “This sends a signal that gender equality involves more than equal rights,” says Mari Teigen, Research Director at the Institute for Social Research (ISF).

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Forfatter(e):
Wullf-Wathne, Marikken
Publisert:
2020
Forfatter(e):
Lund, Rebecca W. B. & Ann Christin E. Nilsen (eds.)
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
Hellum, Anne & Ingunn Ikdahl
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
Sandberg, Paula Koskinen, Rebecca Lund & Tiina Suopajärvi (eds.)
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
European Commission
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
Nielsen, Mathias Wullum, Jens Peter Andersen, Londa Schiebinger and Jesper W. Schneider
Publisert:
2017