Faculty search committees often pick candidates based on their supposed fit, a highly subjective concept that opens the door to racial and other biases.
Insider Higher Ed From ACM Careers | July 14, 2020
International students worried about a new U.S. immigration policy that could potentially cost them their visas are struggling with restrictions on finishing their...The Associated Press From ACM Careers | July 13, 2020
More than 20 major U.S. universities and technology companies have given their support to bipartisan legislation aimed at creating a national artificial intelligence...Global Government Forum From ACM Careers | July 9, 2020
A study funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation will allow researchers in Georgia State University to examine threats related to the sale of critical COVID...Georgia State University From ACM Careers | July 8, 2020
An analysis of over 800 academic research papers suggests that the level of popular media coverage for a given paper is strongly linked to the attention it receives...PLOS From ACM Careers | July 2, 2020
Dalhousie is one of eight universities announced as 2020 BRAID affiliates, joining the diversity and inclusion initiative co-led by AnitaB.org and Harvey Mudd College...Dalhousie University From ACM Careers | July 1, 2020
Women may experience gender bias from peers even when they outnumber and outperform men in undergraduate STEM classrooms, Colorado State University researchers...Colorado State University From ACM Careers | July 1, 2020
Mathematicians Joshua Greene and Andrew Lobb solved the century-old rectangular peg problem in geometry by brainstorming and holding weekly Zoom calls during the...Quanta Magazine From ACM Careers | June 29, 2020
Researchers at RIT have developed MathDeck, a math-aware search interface that allows users to look up sophisticated math formulas on a computer.
Rochester Institute of Technology From ACM Careers | June 24, 2020
Texas A&M adapted elements of the NSF's traditional Research Experiences for Undergraduates internships into a fully online program with no residence requirement...Texas A&M University From ACM Careers | June 23, 2020
University of Bristol researchers observed the exploratory behavior of rock ants to inform the development of a more efficient mathematical sampling technique.
...University of Bristol From ACM Careers | June 22, 2020
Priti Prabhakar Wakodikar is the initial winner of the Chandra Family Scholarship established by Subhachandra Chandra and his wife, Nandita Dukkipati, to aid diversity...Binghamton University From ACM Careers | June 19, 2020
The sixth annual ranking of top scientists in computer science and electronics lists 1,000 leading experts in different countries, as well as within different universities...Guide2Research From ACM Careers | June 19, 2020
The pandemic is making the Rural Summer Science Camp for rural Wisconsin high school students and teachers entirely digital for the first time.
Morgridge Institute for Research From ACM Careers | June 18, 2020
Six universities in the United States and Canada have joined the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL), a network of research universities...University of Wisconsin-Madison From ACM Careers | June 17, 2020