Unequal Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Scientists
Journal Article - Open Access
NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON IL EVANSTON United States
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COVID-19 has not affected all scientists equally. A survey of principal investigators indicates that female scientists, those in the bench sciences and, especially, scientists with young children experienced a substantial decline in time devoted to research. This could have important short- and longer-term effects on their careers, which institution leaders and funders need to address carefully.
- Medicine and Medical Research
- Personnel Management and Labor Relations