How the AdvanceRIT grant has implemented gender equality at Rochester Institute of Technology

Dr. Margaret Bailey AdvanceRIT

As the second in our series of presentation summaries from the STEM Gender Equality Conference, we explore the topline findings and conclusions from Senior Faculty Associate of the AdvanceRIT grant, Dr. Margaret Bailey’s address at the congress. Dr. Bailey’s presentation focused on the Advance grant awarded to the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) through the … Continued

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How is the Gender Unit at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya tackling gender inequality in STEM?

In the last of our interviews with key speakers who presented at SGEC 8th -9th June 2017, Sergi Fàbregues discusses how the Gender Unit at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya is tackling gender inequality in STEM.     Sergi Fàbregues is Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology and Education at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain. He holds … Continued

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What are the key challenges facing female faculty?

      Dr Lynn Singer is Deputy Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Paediatrics, Psychiatry and Psychology at the School of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU), US. She has directed a number of large research programmes, including a 19-year study of high-risk, preterm infants with … Continued

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The University of California Davis’s ADVANCE programme’s efforts to increase the representation of female faculty

  Linda P. B. Katehi talks about the University of California Davis’s ADVANCE programme’s efforts to increase the representation of female faculty, in the next of our interviews with key speakers presenting at SGEC 8th-9th June 2017   Linda Katehi is Chancellor Emerita, Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Women and Gender Studies … Continued

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