Overall, women receive a smaller share of research funding – but it’s not due to how applications are weighed up. The problem starts with the workforce itself.
UNSW joins PLuS Alliance partners to turn out diverse, job-ready engineers
A new taskforce has launched a report that shows we need to change the perception of engineering in schools and society to increase gender diversity.
We've had 10 federal ministers with titular responsibility for science since 2007 – five under the Coalition and five under Labor. That variation and a lack of consistent vision has an impact.
Associate Professor Sarah Brough wants to know how time has shaped our galaxies – and she is a gender equity champion for the next generation of astronomers.
You can support career development by nominating a deserving scientist, innovator or science teacher for recognition through a prize or award.
Breaking long-standing behaviours that limit women's ability to shine in STEM careers will take tenacity, writes Janelle Wheat.
Large gaps in the representation of women in science careers later in life are not due to lack of ability in the classroom.
Plans for a ‘multiversity’ higher education campus in the heart of the new Western Sydney Aerotropolis have been unveiled by the Premier, Gladys Berejiklian.
In spite of some recent positive actions, Australia still lacks a comprehensive and long-term plan for the STEM sector.