Study finds opposite-gender mentorships may be more beneficial to female researchers

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain A new study by researchers at NYU Abu Dhabi examined data representing thousands of mentor-protégé relationships and found that mentorship quality predicted the scientific impact of the papers written by protégés—without their mentors—after their mentorship. Significantly, the researchers also found that increasing the proportion of female mentors was associated not only […]