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Manuela Jörg, Ph.D.

Research Fellow, Monash University

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January 17, 2020

The importance of celebrating diversity in STEMM

The composition of people in leadership positions, particularly in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine, is often lacking representation of minorities groups. Women and other subgroups remain highly underrepresented on boards and panels, in faculty positions and senior corporate roles. Even though the percentage of women obtaining a science or engineering degree has increased in the last decades, the number of women in leading positions in industry and academia is lagging behind.