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Gender Influences Recommendations for Science Jobs

October 6th, 2016

Episode 571 of 579 episodes

Female applicants to postdoctoral positions in geosciences were nearly half as likely to receive excellent letters of recommendation, compared with their male counterparts. Christopher Intagliata reports.