Update: #TimHunt resigns from UCL

Sir Tim Hunt, currently under scrutiny for some sexist comments, has just resigned from his position at UCL.  University College of London provides this update:

UCL can confirm that Sir Tim Hunt FRS has today resigned from his position as Honorary Professor with the UCL Faculty of Life Sciences, following comments he made about women in science at the World Conference of Science Journalists on 9 June. 

UCL was the first university in England to admit women students on equal terms to men, and the university believes that this outcome is compatible with our commitment to gender equality.

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