Eight Nobel prize winners attack ‚lynch mob‘ who forced sexism row professor Sir Tim Hunt out of his job

By Euan McLelland For MailOnline

  • Distinguished laureates unite, voicing concerns about ‚knee-jerk reaction‘
  • Academics worry that their freedom of expression has been put at risk
  • Norwegian 2014 winners criticise Sir Tim for showing ‚inequality‘ in science
  • Honorary UCL professor had to resign from position after saying women were a distraction in the lab

Sir Tim Hunt: my gratitude to female scientists for their support

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jun/20/sir-tim-hunt-gratitude-female-scientists-support-joke

Hinweis von: http://genderama.blogspot.de/  21. 6. 2015