This is an important issue. Thanks, Tommy Leung!

This is an important issue. Thanks, Tommy Leung!

Originally shared by Tommy Leung

Recently Australia’s Tertiary Education Minister Chris Evan claims that Australian universities getting upset over the government’s plan to cut $499 million in research funding reflected an “elitist view of the world” (http://goo.gl/nI8hC). If you would like to let him know what you think of his views on research and university funds, you can contact him (as I have) here:

http://www.senatorchrisevans.com.au/contact/

Linked below is an Op-piece by an Australian biomedical scientist Dr. Krystal Evans who has been particular vocal about the cuts. You can also find her on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/dr_krystal

#sciencefunding   #australianscience   #australianpolitics   #scienceveryday  

Tagging Science on Google+: A Public Database due to relevance to a recent post on the Google+ Science Board.

http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/4333452.html//cdn.embedly.com/widgets/platform.js

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