Theme Night "Excellence and Gender"


This theme night is the last event of the third series of topics organized by the Integration Team - Human Resources, Gender and Diversity Management (IGaD).


Welcome and greeting by Vice-Rector Prof. Dr. Doris Klee.

In her lecture „Research-Informed Interventions to Address the Gender Gap in Science and Technology Academia“ Prof. Dr. Eileen M. Trauth will present an overview of her theory and explain how it can be used to better understand and develop interventions addressing the gender imbalance.

Following, Dr. Minna Salminen-Karlsson will illustrate specific factors of the academic environment combined with voices of researchers from the field in her talk „The Excellence – Gender Gap Relation In Research. What Do Researchers Say?“.

Afterwards, there will be time for an open discussion.

Time: March 09, 2016, 18-20pm
Place: Gästehaus, RWTH Aachen University

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