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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…

First female beadle at Leiden University

For the first time in the history of Leiden University, university ceremonies are accompanied by a woman. Last week Tineke Schutte made her debut as a beadle, which means that for the first time in 447 years this position is…