Post Profile

Gender bias found in recommendation letters

Male and female researchers write stronger recommendation letters for men, study reveals
read more


Related Posts

American Voices: Male Students Overestimate Male Classmates

Humor : The Onion

A study of gender bias in the classroom found that male college students consistently overestimated and gave more credit to male classmates than female ones, even when the latter group earned higher grades. What do you think?

Gender bias found in how scholars review scientific studies

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A scientist's gender can have a big impact on how other researchers perceive his or her work, according to a new study. Young scholars rated publications supposedly written by male scientists as higher quality than ...

Gender Bias in Marketing: Women Seen as Less Valuable Than Men [Research]

Internet / SEO : Search Engine Watch

WordStream released findings of a research study that examined the gender gap that may exist in a business environment where Web marketing clients are serviced by both female and male representatives, and their respective client sat...

Male biology students consistently underestimate female peers, study finds

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

New research shows consistent gender bias among male biology undergraduate students, suggesting that they could be undermining the confidence of female students as they embark on studies in STEM disciplines.

Gender bias uncovered in children's books with male characters, including male animals, leading the fictional pack

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

The most comprehensive study of 20th century children's books ever undertaken in the United States has found a bias towards tales that feature men and boys as lead characters. Surprisingly, researchers found that even when the chara...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC