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Women in Academia: What Are We Doing to Ourselves?

I was out in the field yesterday collecting data for one of my projects and while I was standing on a tall bluff overlooking the ocean with the sunlight streaming through the clouds and my hair whipping across my face and into my mouth and nose, I thought – if this isn’t nice, I don’t […]

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Women in Academia: Sub-Discipline Assumptions

Over the past two weeks, I’ve been introduced to new issues that women deal with in academia and one just keeps coming up: people make assumptions about field of research based on gender.