https://c479107.ssl.cf2.rackcdn.com/avatars/100859/thumb54/RackMultipart20131016-1191-d9zu99.jpgBy Kim Jacobson. A glass ceiling remains in place for female medical research scientists in Australia. Although approximately 50% of PhD students and postdoctoral scientists are female, males run the majority of research laboratories. Despite some reform over the past three decades, there is still an exodus of female scientists from academic research at the transitional stage between a postdoctoral researcher and laboratory head. More...