Science cherishes “excellence”, but this concept is rarely explicitly defined when quality of research and of researchers is being scrutinised. In the last few years, policy makers have recognised that gender equality, diversity, and inclusion are essential for excellence in […]
How can open access #OA be more inclusive for low- and middle-income countries? Experts weigh in at the Academic Publishing in Europe (APE 2021) conference. Open Access (OA) and the advent of access programs such as Research4Life have rapidly transformed the publishing […]
Her research focuses on the smallest of particles – but understanding them could ultimately lead to a better understanding the history of the universe.
Responsibility landed early on the shoulders of Dr Imalka Munaweera. As the eldest of four children, she would care for her three younger brothers and encourage them with their schoolwork.
When Dr Ghada Dushaq was a child, nothing was safe from her prying mind and fingers. If there was a remote control on the coffee table, she would take it apart to figure out how it worked.
Since 2013, the program has awarded and helped elevate the careers of 45 women researchers from 20 countries in the fields of biology, engineering and the physical sciences.
They come from developing countries around the world, and their research is transforming the world we live in. This year’s researchers are in the physical, chemical and mathematical sciences.
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For its 15th anniversary, the Elsevier Foundation has added Race & Ethnicity partnerships to support STEM diversity and combat health disparities Supporting Black girls in technology. Awarding Green & Sustainable Chemistry prizes Helping develop nursing apps in East Africa. Hosting […]