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  • Quick fixes won’t stop sexual harassment in academia, experts say

    Kate Clancy stands in her laboratory. She is wearing a maroon shirt, has her arms crossed, and she is smiling.

    Anthropology professor Kathryn Clancy and her colleagues were among the authors of a 2018 report on the sexual harassment of women in academia published by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. In a new report, they call for institutions of higher education to directly address those responsible for the hostile work environments many women face in academia.

    Photo by Fred Zwicky


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  • Editor’s notes

    To reach Kathryn Clancy, email  

    The paper “Use science to stop sexual harassment in higher education” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.

    DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2016164117