Report reveals issues what might turn women away from academic science

Female scientist sm Lack of mentoring and career support along with a low number of female role models have been cited as key factors that may be driving women in science to move away from academic careers earlier than men, according to a qualitative study published by the Wellcome Trust.

Reference
Ipsos MORI. Risks and Rewards: How PhD students choose their careers. Wellcome Trust, London 2013.

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