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Careers are not like ladders: Female academics talk complexity

University of St Andrews publishes inspiring stories of female academics.

2 February 2018Public interest stories

Domestic violence turns women off masculine men

Violence within partnerships influences women’s future partner preferences

23 November 2017Research

Aggressor or protector?

Whether women view men as aggressors or protectors predicts their masculinity preferences

28 March 2017Research

Why girls who mature early go for masculine men

Women who undergo early puberty prefer masculine men and are likely to want children earlier, according to new research.

14 April 2016Research

Casting the net

Internet access influences who you find attractive, say researchers

10 July 2014Research

Sex differences in behaviour – has the thrill gone?

New study shows men take fewer risks

30 August 2013Research

Female animals portrayed as “femmes fatales” by researchers

Cultural stereotypes may influence the way scientists describe sexual behaviours

28 February 2013Research

Hot or not?

The merest interaction with a member of the opposite sex can bring a glow to a woman’s face, according to a new study.

30 May 2012Research

Locked in the attic

Career women would be declared mad if they lived in the Victorian age.

2 April 2012Research

Study identifies increasing ‘marriage migration’ to Sweden

Experts say that gender equality and freedom of choice are constrained.

28 October 2010Research