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Welcome to the website of RISE: Researchers in Science for Equality. RISE is the network for female beta scientists of Leiden University, Faculty of Science. The mission of RISE is to build an inspiring work environment for female scientists, to…

News: Children draw more female scientists

A recent meta-analysis by Miller and colleagues of 78 studies amongst in total 20000 children in the United States performed in the period 1966-2016 on stereotypes in science has recently shown that children draw more often female scientists. While in…