Tag Archives: deficit model

Discussing Science and Gender

I am currently at a meeting in a very attractive location (including snow) in Austria on Science and Gender, organised by the Österreichischen Forschungsgemeinschaft.  The meeting overall intends to discuss the topic in a very broad sense, with the participants … Continue reading

Posted in Equality, Science Culture, Uncategorized, Women in Science | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

The Drawbacks of the Deficit Model

Following on from my recent post, and my remarks about not being a shrinking violet, let me take up the theme of the ‘deficit model’ discussed in a recent post by my erstwhile colleague and WiSETI project officer Esther Haines … Continue reading

Posted in Equality, Women in Science, Women's Issues | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment