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Gender and Diversity Gap in Prizes & Awards

Posted on 8/09/2021 in Data

Prizes and Awards such as the Nobel or the Brain Prize are some of the most important recognitions of Scientific excellence. The Awardees’ names are linked to historical greatness along with a substantial financial reward. However, there is a deep gender and diversity gap in scientific prizes and awards.

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Avoiding bias in Hiring & Reference letters

Posted on 29/07/2021 in Data

Are you hiring a new PostDoc? Writing a reference letter for your PhD student? ALBA gathered relevant resources on avoiding bias when hiring and writing reference letters.

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Pride and Inclusion in STEM

Posted on 22/06/2021 in Data

On the occasion of Pride Month (June), ALBA gathered relevant resources highlighting issues faced by the LGBTQIA+ community in brain research. 

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