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Radical thoughts on awards, or who should get into the National Academy of Sciences
The annual meeting of the National Academy of Sciences ended with a President’s Dinner at a museum, and the business meeting, with announcement of new members. There is intense silence as we stare at the three screens of names. The … Continue reading
Posted in Awards and prizes, equity, Judging Tagged awards, diversity, national academy of sciences, quality 1 Comment
Take the nomination pledge!
Anyone who follows the awards given by just about any scientific society will notice the lack of women. I could start listing awards given seldom to women from all our various societies. But instead, I ask something simple. Pledge to … Continue reading
Posted in Awards and prizes, Broader Impacts, Gender bias, prizes Tagged awards, gender bias, nomination, prizes, under-represented minorities 1 Comment