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Independent fellowships provide an opportunity for junior scientists to found their own lab directly after completing their PhD. However, these positions show a striking gender bias that has remained consistent for almost 30 years.

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The author is grateful for helpful comments from Joan Smith, Jackie Giovanniello, and Christine Scaduto.

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  1. Jason M. Sheltzer is at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA.

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