Originally published: July 18, 2016
I am a professor and a newly minted pro vice chancellor and I have spent my entire research and working life with male bosses or supervisors. I have never reported to a woman.
This phenomenon is particularly acute in the fields of science, technology engineering, mathematics and medicine (STEMM).
It’s why more than 30 universities, six medical research institutions and four publicly funded research agencies have joined the Science in Australia Gender Equity pilot project (SAGE).