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NPA ADVANCE Clearinghouse - Table of Contents
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About NPA ADVANCE Summit on Gender and the Postdoctorate Presentations and Articles
Data on Postdocs and Gender Clearinghouse on Promising Practices Contact Us

Potential Interventions to Aid in Retaining Postdoc Women

A clearinghouse of promising practices

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The recommendations for policy-oriented interventions are organized into three main types:

A. Postdoctoral Oversight

B. Family-Friendly Policies, and

C. General Policies.

The recommended programmatic interventions are organized into six main types:

A. Mentoring

B. Networking

C. Educational Opportunities for Postdoctoral Supervisors

D. Postdoctoral Career Development

E. Postdoctoral Professional Development, and

F. Funding and Grants.




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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0819994. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.