A correlation between having a beard and being a professor has been uncovered by scientists, suggesting a reason for discrimination against women in academia.My personal theory is that women tend to be far too sane and balanced (in general) to become top-ranking academics who (in general) tend to be bonkers.
A study of 1,800 male academics has revealed professors are twice as likely as lecturers to have bristles.
Friday, December 17, 2004
Correlation found between beards and academia...
The Telegraph reports: