Just Add a Male Author? | GenomeWeb

A peer reviewer's suggestion that a manuscript could be improved by the inclusion of a male author has drawn shock and outrage.

According to Retraction Watch, Fiona Ingleby, a postdoc at the University of Sussex, and her colleague Megan Head at the Australian National University submitted a manuscript that examined gender differences in the transition from graduate school to being a postdoc.

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