Study Concluding that Male Mentorship Is Better for Women’s Careers Retracted After Backlash

A research paper concluding that working with female mentors might hurt young women’s careers in the sciences has been retracted after fierce criticism from “group email threads” and on social media. The academic journal that published the paper apologized for “any unintended harm derived from the publication of this paper.”

Source: Study Concluding that Male Mentorship Is Better for Women’s Careers Retracted After Backlash