Kia ora! Nau mai haere mai.

Hello! Welcome.

Kindness in Science is a living definition, currently best defined as:

Kindness in Science is a fierce commitment to deliberate and sustained action to create a science system that is right and just.

We are a diverse collective based in Aotearoa New Zealand leading a culture shift in the science community that embeds kindness to achieve better science outcomes.

Since the inaugural Kindness in Science workshop in December 2017 the initiative has been growing, largely behind the scenes, but we hint at two of our more recent (and exciting!) initiatives in the ‘workshops’ tab. You can also search #KindnessInScience on social media to see how we, and others, are embedding kindness in science.

How do I learn more?

Check out our Sciblogs blog. Also see New Zealand’s Biological Heritage National Science Challenge’s article “Kindness in Science“.