Director of Business Operations

Director of Business OperationsresTORbio, Inc.About resTORbio resTORbio, Inc. (“resTORbio”) is a clinical stage company, developing medicines to treat aging-related diseases and conditions. resTORbio’s lead program is targeting the mechanistic target of rapamycin complex 1 (mTORC1) pathway to treat aging-related diseases and conditions with an initial focus on conditions caused by immunosenescence, the decline in immune […]

Director, Translational Research Institute

The Translational Research Institute (TRI) is a new NASA-funded virtual institute charged with leading a national effort in translating cutting-edge emerging terrestrial research into applied space flight human risk mitigation strategies for exploration missions. TRI is led by Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in partnership with California Institute of Technology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. […]

We are seeking a Chief Executive Officer for The Women’s Engineering Society (WES)

We are seeking a Chief Executive Officer for The Women’s Engineering Society (WES) a small charity with an important role. WES has been working to support women in engineering for nearly a century and its agenda of diversity and inclusion is still relevant today as women remain underrepresented in STEM based professions. WES is currently […]

Research reveals students in more religious countries perform worse in science and mathematics

Research, published this week in the academic journal Intelligence, suggests that more religious countries have a lower educational performance in science and mathematics.  Furthermore, levels of national development and time spent on religious education played a role in students’ attainment. The research was led by Gijsbert Stoet, Professor of Psychology at Leeds Beckett, alongside David Geary, Curators’ […]

Women are weaker, smaller and less intelligent”?!?

A member of the EU Parliament just said that women are “weaker, smaller and less intelligent” after comparing migrants to “excrements” and making a Nazi salute in the chamber. *Enough is enough, sign the petition with one click to suspend him from Parliament:* *sign now <https://secure.avaaz.org/campaign/en/eu_toxic_mep_loc/?bjisgab&signup=1&cl=12069560747&v=89757>* A member of the European Parliament just said that […]

Part time analytical chemist – Glasgow – Permanent – Salary dependent upon experience

I am recruiting for a part time analytical chemist to join a biotechnology company based in Glasgow that is very highly regarded in the industry and has an excellent family friendly policy.  The role will involve performing HPLC and LCMS assays in order to guarantee the quality of a product prior to release to the […]

A message from an all-girl Year 9 robotics team – Please help if you can

We are two all-girl Year 9 robotics teams from The Henrietta Barnett School in North London, looking for sponsorship We, along with another 5 teams, are member of our school robotics club and every year our school takes part in the VEX IQ robotics competitions.  This teaches us team working skills, engineering, programming and design […]

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer – Australia

  One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work. The School […]

Alarming gender gap in school science sets women up to fail

Only 14% of young women who enter university chose science-related fields.  This is one of the headline findings of a new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.  This report examined gender equality in education across 64 countries and jurisdictions. In comparison, 39% of young men who entered university chose to pursue one […]

Assistant Professor in the School of Life Sciences, the Biodesign Institute and Arizona State University

  The School of Life Sciences (SOLS) and the Biodesign Institute Center for Immunotherapy, Vaccines and Virotherapy at Arizona State University (ASU) invite applications for up to two full time, tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor with an anticipated start date of August 2017. We are particularly interested in applicants with a […]

Genetic inheritance in some children makes them particularly sensitive to parenting style

Parenting style seems to affect some children in a family more than others. Now scientists have shown that is in due in part to the inheritance of a gene called 5-HTT. This gene comes in two versions, short and long, and is involved in the serotonin pathway, the ‘feel good’ chemical. Children who inherit two […]

Workshop: The Business Audit – Women Like Me Business Club

The Business Audit The women like me business club is running a business auditing event in London. Business auditing: a systematic check or assessment of financial records of a business, department or organisation to establish accuracy or efficiency or effectiveness. The need of audit arises due to the fact that a business enterprise needs to ensure the correctness […]

Do women need to act like men to be successful managers?

Women who take on leadership roles should resist the urge to adopt ‘masculine’ traits such as aggression to get results. They should use emotional intelligence instead, says psychologist Paula Nicolson from Royal Holloway, University of London in the United Kingdom. In her report on Nature Jobs, Rachel Bowden goes further. Rachel states that there is often a window of opportunity […]