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An Aussie university is just hiring women for jobs in its Maths department

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Doug Couttsabout 11 hours ago

There's a huge difference between the meanings of "just hiring women" and "hiring just women". You've picked the wrong one for your headline.


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johntymouseabout 21 hours ago

Female students outnumber male students at universities, and in many Humanities departments female staff outnumber male staff. So I assume there will now be a concerted effort to address this gender imbalance through policies that favour men. No? Why not?


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John Drinnan13 minutes ago

Max. If you are going to elicit a conversation, you have to present alternative views. This article is a promotion not a discussion,


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Alex15 minutes ago

I'm just a little drop fighting against a tide of opinions that all flow the other way, so what's the point. But if anyone cares -

This is hiring bias based on gender, and it's wrong. Hiring should be on merit, not on quota. It's a scary time to be a man.


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