Gender News Articles: Work and Organizations
Aug 26 2019 | Posted In: Academia, Feminism, Intersectionality, Technology, Work and Organizations
A number of sociologists affiliated with the Clayman Institute shared findings on gender and work, sexuality, education and feminist movements at the 114th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, held in New York City Aug. 10-13.
Mar 15 2019 | Posted In: Diversity and Inclusion, Work and Organizations
In recent years, organizations have begun taking a more proactive stance toward increasing diversity. To this end, they employ a variety of efforts often aimed at boosting the representation of women and racial minorities, including developing training programs, changing hiring and evaluation...
Dec 14 2018 | Posted In: Academia, STEM, Unconscious Bias, Work and Organizations
What skills or characteristics make someone an excellent scientist or engineer? For former Clayman Institute Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Erin Cech, answering this question is integral to understanding issues of diversity and inclusion in STEM. Cech, an assistant professor of sociology at the University...
Aug 10 2018 | Posted In: Diversity and Inclusion, Work and Organizations
“Is the contemporary US hedge fund industry like a feudal aristocracy?” This was one of the lively questions that arose during the final 2017-2018 Faculty Fellows lunch at the Clayman Institute for Gender Research. Megan Tobias Neely, a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Clayman Institute, presented her...
May 22 2018 | Posted In: Academia, Diversity and Inclusion, Technology, Unconscious Bias, Work and Organizations
Technology industry leader VMware has provided a $15 million gift to endow the Center for Women’s Leadership. The Center will now be called the Stanford VMware Women’s Leadership Innovation Lab.