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Alice presents at the Women’s Studies Noon Lecture

I had fun presenting at the Women’s Studies Program Noon Lecture today. I’ve posted the slides here, although there is a lot of backstory that Slideshare can’t reproduce. Hope they’re helpful anyway. Thanks to everyone who came out, especially my … Continue reading

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IEECI-ASK presented at FIE conference

Alice presented some preliminary results on our Assessing Sustainability Knowledge project at the recent Frontiers in Education conference. Ranjani is the lead author on this paper. See the slides here. 2010 FIE Work in Progress: Development of a framework to … Continue reading

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Good response to FIE special session

We had a great crowd for our special session at the Frontiers in Education conference, where we talked together in unconferenced fashion about what a reader in gender and engineering should look like.  Slides are available here.  Thanks to all … Continue reading

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Feminist research in engineering education: practice as an academic

The Research in Feminist Engineering research group is a group of diverse researchers who use feminist theory and methods to study engineering education. Our collective job is to think creatively about gender and engineering education, and to think about, write, … Continue reading

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Marisol presents at the VII ESOCITE Conference

I just returned from attending the “VII Jornadas Latinoamericanas de Estudios Sociales de la Ciencia y la Tecnología (ESOCITE)” (VII Latin American Conference of Social Studies of Science and Technology). This conference was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from July … Continue reading

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ASEE 2010: Using the Emergent Methodology of Domain Analysis to Answer Complex Research Questions.

As engineering education research matures, engineering education researchers seek to answer increasingly complex questions rooted in social situations, such as “What is engineering in various communities?” and “How does engineering work happen at various stages of professional development?”   The desire … Continue reading

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ASEE 2010: Modeling the career pathways of women STEM faculty through oral histories and participatory research methods.

Women increasingly earn advanced degrees in science, technology, and mathematics (STEM), yet remain underrepresented among STEM faculty. Much of the existing research on this underrepresentation relies on “chilly climate” and “pipeline” theoretical models to explain this phenomenon. However, the extent … Continue reading

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ASEE 2010: Institutional Ethnography: A research method to investigate the work-life experiences of women faculty members in STEM disciplines

Women and people of color continue to be underrepresented among engineering faculty. A diverse engineering faculty body is important because it increases the likelihood of equitable hiring practices and reduces the likelihood of a hostile workplace climate, among other reasons. … Continue reading

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ASEE 2010: “The image of a woman engineer:” Women’s identities as engineers as portrayed by historical newspapers and magazines, 1930-1970

The Society of Women Engineers’ National Collection is an archive with rich potential for investigating the historical story of women’s identities as engineers. Filled with newspaper and magazine clippings, oral histories of pioneer women engineers, and SWE’s own institutional history, … Continue reading

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RIFE presents at the ENE Research Seminar

We had a great time talking about our research with the ENE research seminar audience. Thanks to everyone who came out to see us, thanks to the group for presenting, and thanks to folks who brought food for snack! Here … Continue reading

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