Forthcoming Events

26.10.2020 - 28.10.2020, Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Villigen,Switzerland

Recommended Reading

Recommended books, reports, websites on gender and science

A MIT Study on the Status on Women Faculty in Science, 1999 - a copy of the report can be downloaded here

Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead, 2013
                             Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy, 2017

Iris Bohnet, What works. Gender Equality by Design, 2016

Virgina Valian, Why so slow? The advancement of Women, 1997  Amazon

Beyond Bias and Barriers: fulfilling the Potential of Women in Science and Engineering, 2006
National Academy of Sciences (US), National Academy of Engineering (US), and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Maximizing the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering

Andrea S. Kramer and Alton B. Harris,
"It’s not you, it’s the workplace: Women’s conflict at work and the bias that built it.”

Londa Schiebinger, John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science, Stanford University
For information on her research work in the area fo gendered innovations in EU/US see:
Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, Engineering, and Environment Project


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