John Hennessy

Event Information

Date & Time
February 26, 2014 -
4:30pm to 6:30pm
Location
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center
616 Serra Street
94305 Stanford , CA
California US

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Involving Men in Advancing Gender Equity on the Stanford Faculty

Description

The Faculty Women’s Forum presents a panel discussion focused on the topic of involving men in advancing gender equity on the Stanford faculty, with panelists:

  • John L. Hennessy, President, Stanford University, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Professor of Computer Science
  • Lloyd B. Minor, The Carl and Elizabeth Naumann Professor for Dean of the School of Medicine
  • Jim Plummer, Frederick Emmons Terman Dean, School of Engineering and John M. Fluke Professor of Electrical Engineering
  • Richard P. Saller, Vernon R. and Lysbeth Warren Anderson Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences and Kleinheinz Family Professor of European Studies

moderated by Deborah L. Rhode, Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law.

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Speakers

  • John Hennessy
    • President, Stanford University
    John L. Hennessy joined Stanford’s faculty in 1977 as an assistant professor of electrical engineering. He rose through the academic ranks to full professorship in 1986 and was the inaugural Willard R. and Inez Kerr Bell Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from 1987 to 2004. From 1983 to 1993, Dr. Hennessy was director of the Computer Systems Laboratory, a research and teaching center operated by the...
  • Minor
    • The Carl and Elizabeth Naumann Professor for Dean of the School of Medicine
    • Stanford University
    Lloyd B. Minor, MD, became the Carl and Elizabeth Naumann Dean of the Stanford University School of Medicine on December 1, 2012. As dean, Minor is leading the Campaign for Stanford Medicine, which seeks to Fuel Innovation, Transform Patient Care, and Empower Future Leaders at the school and at Stanford Hospital and Clinics and the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford. Among his early accomplishments, Minor has...
  • Jim Plummer
    • John M. Fluke Professor of Electrical Engineering
    • Professor, by Courtesy, of Materials Science and Engineering
    • Stanford University
    Jim Plummer was born in Toronto, Canada. He obtained his BS degree from UCLA and his MS and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1966, 1967, and 1971, respectively. From 1971 to 1978, he was a research staff member in the Integrated Circuits Lab at Stanford. He joined the Stanford faculty in 1978 as an associate professor and became professor of electrical engineering in 1983. His career at...
  • Richard Saller
    • The Vernon R. and Lysbeth Warren Anderson Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences
    • Kleinheinz Family Professor of European Studies
    • Stanford University
    Richard Saller is currently the Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University. He came to this position from that of Provost of the University of Chicago (2002-2006), having served as Dean of the Social Sciences Division at Chicago for eight years (1994-2001). He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2005. His research has concentrated on Roman social and economic history, in...
  • Deborah Rhode headshot
    • 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...