Surviving as an underrepresented minority scientist in a majority environment.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

I believe the evidence will show that the science we conduct and discoveries we make are influenced by our cultural experience, whether they be positive, negative, or neutral. I grew up as a person of color in the United States of America, faced with challenges that many had as members of an underrepresented minority group. I write here about some of the lessons I have learned that have allowed me to survive as an underrepresented minority -scientist in a majority environment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jarvis, ED

Published Date

  • November 1, 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 21

Start / End Page

  • 3692 - 3696

PubMed ID

  • 26515973

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC4626054

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1939-4586

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1091/mbc.E15-06-0451


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States