This is the final 2014-2015 Workshop in which we will recap gender issues that are affecting women’s scientific careers and will hear from prominent and successful women in science.
To accommodate all attendees, the location for this workshop has been moved to Shaffer Hall, room 100, on April 21st at 6pm.
Panel Speakers include:
Trina Schroer, Professor, JHU KSAS Dept. Biology
Dorothy Beckett, Professor, University of Maryland Dept. Chemistry
Jie Xiao, Assoc. Professor, JHMI Dept. Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
Lori Graham-Brady, Professor, JHU WSE Dept. Civil Engineering
Christine Newman, Asst. Dean for Engineering Education, JHU WSE
Topics to be discussed will include confidence differences in women and men, implicit biases held by both men and women, gender-expected behaviors & stereotypes, and bias in hiring & evaluation practices.
Please spread the word about these workshops. Here is a printable flyer for the April 2015 meeting 2015_0421_FacultyPanel_Flyer. Pizza and beverages will be served. If you think you will attend, RSVP Karen so she can order enough pizza. It would be a bummer if we ran out of pizza!