Event Information

Date & Time
November 4, 2010 -
4:15pm to 5:45pm
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center
424 Santa Teresa St
94305 Stanford , CA
California US

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Beyond the Stalled Revolution: Reinvigorating Gender Equality in the Twenty-First Century


The Clayman Institute invites you to come and be part of the conversation to reinvigorate the gender revolution. Our panel of experts will include: - Professor Laura L. Carstensen, former Clayman Institute Director. Current Director of the Stanford Center on Longevity. - Professor Estelle B. Freedman, former Director of Feminist Studies. Specializes in women’s history and feminist studies. - Professor Deborah L. Rhode, former Clayman Institute Director. Leading scholar in legal ethics and gender, law, and public policy. - Professor Myra H. Strober, founding director of the Clayman Institute. Researches gender issues in the workplace and work and family.
The panel will provide new insights from many perspectives and experiences into the barriers to women’s advancement and propose workable solutions to advancing gender equality. The panel will be moderated by incoming Clayman Institute Director, Professor Shelley Correll, Reception immediately following the event.


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    • Barbara D. Finberg Director, Clayman Institute
    • Professor of Sociology, Stanford University
    • Professor, by courtesy, of Organizational Behavior, Stanford Graduate School of Business
    • Voice & Influence Education Module Presenter
    Shelley Correll is professor of sociology and organizational behavior at Stanford University and the Barbara D. Finberg Director of the Clayman Institute for Gender Research. Her expertise is in the areas of gender, workplace dynamics and organizational culture. She has received numerous national awards for her research on the “motherhood penalty,” research that demonstrates how motherhood influences the...
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    • Professor Emerita, School of Education
    • Professor, by courtesy, Graduate School of Business
    • Clayman Institute Director, 1974-76 and 1979-84
    Myra Strober is a labor economist and Professor at the School of Education and at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University (by courtesy). Myra was the founding director of the Clayman Institute for Gender Research (then the Center for Research on Women). She was also the first chair of the National Council for Research on Women, a consortium of about 65 U.S. centers for research on women. Now the Council...
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    • Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law, Stanford Law School
    • Founding Director, Stanford Center on the Legal Profession
    • Director, Program on Social Entrepreneurship, Stanford Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law
    • Clayman Institute Faculty Research Fellow, 2010-2011
    • Barbara D. Finberg Director, 1986 - 1990
    • Faculty Advisory Committee Chair, Center for the Advancement of Women’s Leadership
    Deborah L. Rhode is one of the country’s leading scholars in the fields of legal ethics and gender, law, and public policy. An author of over 20 books, including The Beauty Bias, Women and Leadership and Moral Leadership, she is the nation’s most frequently cited scholar in legal ethics. She is the director of the Stanford Center on the Legal Profession and Founding President of the International Association of Legal...
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    • Edgar E. Robinson Professor in U.S. History
    • Clayman Institute Faculty Research Fellow, 2010-2011
    Estelle Freedman is a US historian specializing in women's history and feminist studies. She earned her Ph.D. and M.A. degrees in history from Columbia University and her B.A in history from Barnard College. She has taught at Stanford University since 1976 and co-founded the Program in Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Her contributions to teaching have earned the Dinkelspiel Award for Outstanding Service to...