Find data on gender issues or discrimination in brain research and best practices on how to avoid them; but also stories of people who are contributing to the ALBA cause
The Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Minorities in SciencePosted on 11/09/2020 in Other
The COVID-19 pandemic strongly affected our society and will have long-term repercussions that are yet to be fully determined. The pandemic particularly impacted researchers from underrepresented groups such as women and minorities. The ALBA Network gathered relevant resources on this issue.
Panel discussion on Diversity: Regions specific challenges and solutionsPosted on 31/07/2020 in Best Practices
Neuroscientists coming from all over the world explain the challenges and proposed solutions to maintain diversity and counteract bias in their region.
Research: Gender bias in scholarly peer reviewPosted on 7/03/2019 in Data
Research: Gender bias in scholarly peer review. Peer review is the cornerstone of scholarly publishing and it is essential that peer reviewers are appointed on the basis of their expertise alone. However, it is difficult to check for any bias in the peer-review process because the identity of peer reviewers generally remains confidential.