Paternity leave helps fathers and mothers advance their careers; too bad it's not more common.
Life & Career
To achieve gender equality in science, shift men???s perceptions of what is professionally acceptable.
In the wake of the Colorado shootings, the scientific community should pay more attention to the psychological wellbeing of emerging scientists.
Curt Rice of the University of Troms?? discusses why helping women prepare for promotions is both right and smart.
In her life and her search for gravitational waves, the MacArthur-winning MIT physicist Nergis Mavalvala is comfortable in her own skin.
A new book looks at science careers across the stages of women's lives.
As head of the accelerator division at TRIUMF, Lia Merminga is a rare woman in the upper echelons of physics.
We need to let young women know that it is possible to have a science career and a family.
Paleontologist Jack Horner overcame dyslexia and the lack of a traditional education to become a world leader in his field.
Medical practice has changed to meet the needs of female physicians. How likely is academic science to make a similar adjustment?