Guest post by J. Humberto Cunha, Danielle F. Mello, and Jadson Carlos dos Santos. The Genetics Society of America, Portuguese Multilingual Seminar took place on...


GSA collects demographic data to measure changes in representation. Science benefits from diversity: people from different cultures and socioeconomic groups contribute different perspectives that broaden...


Assessing our awards

February 23, 2022

GSA announces its Awards Audit Task Force and asks for community input. Each year, the Genetics Society of America confers five major awards: the Edward...


Guest post by Mehrnaz Afkani and Parinaz Khalilzadeh. In July 2021, as part of the Genetics Society of America’s Multilingual Seminar Series, scientists fluent in...


Guest post by Marah Wahbeh and Arby Abood. Last year, after a casual conversation with Spanish-speaking early career scientists about the struggle of communicating their...


SASTA President Rana Dajani discusses the need for diversity and introduces SASTA’s mission to advance science and technology in the Arab world. The Society for...


In the Decoding Life series, we talk to geneticists with diverse career paths, tracing the many directions possible after research training. This series is brought...


Guest post by Emma Hinkle. The field of genetics has provided some of the answers to life’s biggest questions. However, discovering the base pairs that...


Ed Smith knows the power of having footsteps to follow. Six of his older brothers earned PhDs, he says, and observing their experiences helped him...


GSA condemns, in the strongest possible terms, the eight murders in Georgia this past week that claimed six people of Asian descent, along with the...