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An example: "A senior scientist in a relationship with a junior scientist gets them a good job," says Brian Martin, a professor of social sciences at the University of Wollongong in Australia with 15 years’ service on university committees that investigate claims of sexual harassment.Similarly, the senior member should not supervise a partner's thesis or grade their assignments.

Umiltà is now an assistant professor, and Gallese is a full professor.

Whether married or just dating, scientist couples need to be aware of several potential pitfalls, such as workplace gossip, conflicts of interest, and breaches of trust.

Some laboratory couples may be inclined to keep their romance a secret, especially at first.

Such examples are fairly clear—but "there are plenty of less clear-cut situations," Martin says.

"What if you had a brief sexual relationship with the applicant that ended amiably a year ago?

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