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A Tale of Two Sexes

18 June, 2014 in FENS News

FENS past President Marian Joëls, together with SfN President Carol Mason, published a paper about the challenges that women face in moving through the ranks of academia and propose ways to increase women's representation in the field.
  A Tale of Two Sexes

Joëls M, Mason C
Neuron, Volume 82, Issue 6, p1196–1199, 
18 June 2014

This year marks the first time that the largest Neuroscience societies in the U.S. and Europe are led by females. Here we discuss the challenges that women face in moving through the ranks of academia and propose ways to increase women's representation in the field.

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