NSF, Academics Told to Act as if They Mean it
American Association for the Advancement of Science
What will it take to produce a more diverse U.S. scientific workforce? A lot of academic carrots and a few sticks, said participants in a daylong workshop sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) last week. But no combination of incentives and penalties will succeed, they warned, unless universities take the problem more seriously and graduates can find more good jobs.
Mervis, Jeffrey, "NSF, Academics Told to Act as if They Mean it" (2003). ADVANCE Library Collection. Paper 166.
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