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Harassment in STEM - #MeTooSTEM

Posted on 15/04/2021 in Data

Despite the #MeToo movement, sexual misconduct and harassment are still widespread issues in academia, and talking about them remains taboo. On the occasion of Sexual Assault Awareness Month #SAAM, ALBA gathered relevant resources on the subject.

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NeuroRacism - #BlackInNeuro

Posted on 12/11/2020 in Data

In support of the fight against racism and as partner of Black in Neuro, ALBA gathered relevant resources highlighting issues faced by Black scientists in brain research, in hope to suggest ways to improve their representation and visibility.

 

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Research: Gender bias in scholarly peer review

Posted 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.

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