Please join the CUNY Women in STEM organization (Graduate Center) and the Gender Equity Project (Hunter College) for a lecture, professional development workshop, and reception at the CUNY Graduate Center:
“Making Sure that Academia Includes You”
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PhD student in Social-Personality Psychology
Dr. Virginia Valian
Professor in Linguistics, Biopsychology, and Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences at Hunter College and CUNY Graduate Center, and Co-Director of the Gender Equity Project
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This session will be in two parts. In the first part we will report original research on the characteristics of people who win prizes and awards. In the second part we will have a workshop on creating a circle of advisors (instead of relying on a single mentor) and how to profit from conferences.
Please join us after the workshop for a reception to celebrate the end of the semester!
All are welcome!
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Friday May 14th
Lecture & Workshop from 2-4pm
Reception from 4-5pm
Room 5409, CUNY Graduate Center
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Please contact Jillian De Gezelle from CUNY Women in STEM for more information at: JDe_Gezelle@gc.cuny.edu
Check out the article on Women of Science from CUNY Newswire
“The inspiration [CUNY female science professors] provide to the University, with its 60 percent female student body, is clear. In an effort to spread the word about these faculty members and their ongoing, important work in labs and with accomplished students year-round at all CUNY colleges, the University is spotlighting its women scientists on its web pages and on posters headlined “Breaking Boundaries in Science Research.””