Can We Write our CVs to Counter Unconscious Bias?
Lola Oyebode and Becky Appleton will run a workshop session to equip WMS’ Academic Women to write their CVs in such as way as to minimise unconscious bias.
If you don’t believe this is a problem please look at the recent Lancet study which shows that grant applications with female PIs are less likely to get funded even though the science is of similar or higher quality than those in applications from men (https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)32611-4/fulltext )
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