Sexual Harassment in Science

Sexual Harassment in Academic STEM Fields: 2018 Panel Discussion Series Sexual Harassment in Academic STEM Fields: 2018 Panel Discussion Series
In June 2018, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a report on the impact of sexual harassment in academia on the career advancement of women in the scientific, technical, and medical workforce, titled "Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine."

To share the report’s findings and recommendations, guest panelists from the National Academies committee and experts from the University of Michigan community will discuss the report. Each panel will include a summary of the report, discussion from committee members, commentary from disciplinary experts, and Q&A with the audience.

Participants :
- Introduction by Chris Poulsen, Associate Dean for the Natural Sciences; Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts; and Professor of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering, College of Engineering, U-M
- Elizabeth L. Hillman, President of Mills College
- Kathryn Clancy, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Illinois
- Timothy McKay, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Professor of Physics, Astronomy, and Education, U-M

This event is part of the Sexual Harassment in Academic STEM Fields: 2018 Panel Discussion Series presented by the Institute for Research on Women & Gender and the Office of Research.

Questions or for accessibility information, please contact irwg@umich.edu or (734) 764-9537.

Co-sponsors: ADVANCE, The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion, the College of Literature Sciences, and the Arts, and the College of Engineering
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When and Where

Map Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.) - Rackham Ampitheater (4th Floor)

October 2018

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4:00pm - 5:00pm

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