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Seeking solutions : maximizing American talent by advancing women of color in academia : summary of a conference / Karin Matchett, Rapporteur ; Committee on Advancing Institutional Transformation for Minority Women in Academia, Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine, Policy and Global Affairs, National Research Council of the National Academies.

Publication:
Washington, District of Columbia : The National Academies Press, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (293 p.)
Subjects:
Science -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- Congresses.
Minority women -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- Congresses.
Minority women in the professions -- United States -- Congresses.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
""Front Matter""; ""Preface and Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Statistics on the Career Pathways of Women of Color Faculty in Academia""; ""2 People Behind the Statistics""; ""3 Multiple Marginality: Gender, Race, and Equity in Science Education and Research""; ""4 The Key Role of Professional Societies""; ""5 Impact of Federal Agencies: Leading by Example""; ""6 Successful Practices and Strategies for Institutional Transformation""; ""7 Successful Strategies and Resources for Moving Ahead""; ""8 Moving Forward""
""Appendix A-1: Education and Academic Career Outcomes for Women of Color in Science and Engineering""""Appendix A-2: Women of Color among STEM Faculty: Experiences in Academia""; ""Appendix B: Agenda and List of Participants""; ""Appendix C: Biographies of Speakers""; ""Appendix D: Annotated Bibliographies""; ""Appendix E-1: Call for Written Testimony & Summary of Programmatic Efforts and Recommendations from Written Testimonies""; ""Appendix E-2: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Minority Women in Science""
""Appendix E-3: Women of Color in Astronomy and Astrophysics""""Appendix E-4: American Chemical Society Written Testimonies""; ""Appendix E-5: American Indian Science and Engineering Society Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-6: Women of Color in Physics Departments: A Data Picture 17""; ""Appendix E-7: American Mathematical Society Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-8: American Meteorological Society Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-9: American Physical Society Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-10: American Political Science Association Written Testimony""
""Appendix E-11: American Psychological Association Written Testimony""""Appendix E-12: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-13: American Society for Civil Engineering""; ""Appendix E-14: American Society of Engineering Education""; ""Appendix E-15: American Society of Mechanical Engineering""; ""Appendix E-16: American Society for Microbiology Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-17: American Sociological Association Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-18: Association for Women in Mathematics Written Testimony""
""Appendix E-19: Biomedical Engineering Society Written Testimony""""Appendix E-20: Academic Women of Color in Computing: A Testimony on the Issues and Possible Solutions""; ""Appendix E-21: Geological Society of America Written Testimony""; ""Appendix E-22: NASA and Women of Color: Recruitment, Building a Pipeline, and Ensuring Inclusion and Diversity in the Workforce""; ""Appendix E-23: National Institutes of Health Efforts to Promote Advancement of Women of Color in Biomedical Research""
""Appendix E-24: National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers Written Testimony""
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed May 5, 2014).
Contributor:
Matchett, Karin, contributor.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Advancing Institutional Transformation for Minority Women in Academia, issuing body.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine, issuing body.
ISBN:
0-309-29592-0
OCLC:
923289358
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