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WISDOM shortlisted for the TechWomen50 Awards

We’re very excited to announce that the WISDOM group has been shortlisted for the TechWomen50 Awards in the Network category! Big thanks to everyone who supported us in the first round of judging – keep your fingers crossed for the next round!

You can read more about the awards here.

And please do check out our page on the awards website if you haven’t already. You can find it here.

Some tips on the recruitment and selection process

Moss-Racusin et al (2012) carried out an experiment in 2012 designed to tease out biases held by academic staff in science faculties. Findings clearly demonstrated that predispositions and preconceptions exist, and that they constitute the precursor to gender disparity in science subjects.

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