“Don’t lean back” says empowering panel for women in research

Don’t lean back before you are at the point where you actually need to lean back. If you really want a research career … Don’t start thinking ‘oh in two years’ time I want to have a family so I better not take that position today’ (Williams, 2015) This quote has resonated with me ever … More “Don’t lean back” says empowering panel for women in research

Remarkably Simple: how sharing the stories of women in science can bring people together

“It has been hard for me, therefore it will have to be hard for you and I won’t help you with any of it.” I can still hear my Honours supervisor telling me this, when I asked her about her journey as a scientist. She was one of the very few female group leaders in … More Remarkably Simple: how sharing the stories of women in science can bring people together