Diversity in STM

How Gender Summits have shaped Elsevier’s role in the research community

June 20th, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, Multimedia Center, News

Elsevier CEO Ron Mobed talks about the importance of gender diversity in science Diversity in research leads to better science. Better […]

> Read more

This scientist has made a career of confronting failures

March 9th, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

As an environmental researcher, Dr. Dawn Fox of Guyana finds ways to turn “trash into treasure” – literally and figuratively […]

> Read more
These are the 2018 winners of the OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Award for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World. Learn more about them here – and meet them at AAAS.

Elsevier at #AAASmtg: live updates with Women in Science winners

February 23rd, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, Multimedia Center

AUSTIN, Texas — They’ve journeyed halfway around the globe to world’s largest science conference, and now – jet lag aside – […]

> Read more

Five women scientists in developing countries win 2018 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards

February 15th, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, News, Press Releases

  Early-career researchers living and working in Bangladesh, Cameroon, Ecuador, Guyana, and Indonesia have been recognized for their work in […]

> Read more

Makerspace creates tech opportunities for young people

December 18th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

A bag to prevent backpain. A speaker that cools your drinks. A drone that delivers emergency supplies. Trainers that play […]

> Read more

NPR features Elsevier Foundation winner as world’s most “unstoppable scientist”

June 23rd, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Dr. Eqbal Dauqan became a refugee after winning the 2014 Elsevier Foundation Award for Women Scientists in the Developing World […]

> Read more

In higher ed, it’s not enough to “fix the numbers” of women in STEM

June 20th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

GenderInSITE-Elsevier Foundation workshop explored the challenges of integrating the gender dimension into STEM higher education In most countries, women are […]

> Read more

Nominations open for OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Women Scientists in the Developing World

June 20th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Submissions for excellence in physical sciences research are being accepted through September 15 Now, nominations are open for the 2018 […]

> Read more

Asia-Pacific Gender Summit aims to boost innovation in research through diversity

June 12th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Tokyo event brought together 600 people from industry, academia and government to advance gender equality in science and society ©Portia […]

> Read more

Imperial College London designs an invention space for disadvantaged teens

April 25th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

The Elsevier Foundation partners with Imperial to support a high-tech makerspace next to the college Makers in action: Students build […]

> Read more