Science / Engineering / Mathematics

The Herrmann Lectures on Faith and Science

Wed, 11/07/2012 to Thu, 11/08/2012


255 Grapevine Rd. Ken Olsen Science Center at Gordon College
01984 Wenham, MA , Massachusetts
United States

Essay on dual career issues faced by women in science

Sue V. Rosser considers the particular issues facing women in science.

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University research officers discuss future of research

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At a roundtable discussion, research officers discuss the future of federally funded research -- and the growth of technology transfer and an emphasis on entrepreneurship at their institutions.

Royal Society wants Britain to see equal value in datasets and journal articles

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Britain's Royal Society wants the government and universities to give equal stature to datasets and to publications.

Essay on how to judge whether a department will be supportive of female scientists

Sue V. Rosser writes about the importance of looking for signals -- both in policies and in attitudes -- in evaluating whether a department will be supportive of female scientists.

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Study examines migration patterns of scientists

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Study compares countries by percentage of their scientists who were born elsewhere, and tracks their origins.

Essay on collaboration vs. putting one's work first

Grad students and junior faculty members need to weigh carefully the choices associated with working with an established scholar vs. pursuing their own projects, writes Sue V. Rosser.

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Survey finds decline in attractiveness of academic jobs to science doctoral students

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As science doctoral students progress toward their Ph.D.s, they become less likely to want to become a professor, survey finds.

University of Aberdeen debates chair in alternative medicine

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Critics decry plans for an alternative medicine chair at University of Aberdeen.


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