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Woman Scientist in Lab

February, 2021

New San Diego Partnership Supports Diversity and Excellence in STEM

Pamela Cosman presenting

February, 2020

Prof. Pamela Cosman presents the keynote speech at the Society of Women Engineering WE Achieve Awards Ceremony

Free to Choose STEM

May, 2020

IEEE-USA E-BOOKS publishes Pamela Cosman’s new book: “Free to Choose STEM: Data and Reflections on Girls and STEM Careers”

Research Projects on Academic STEM

DIVERGENT TRAJECTORIES: DEVOTION, EXCELLENCE, AND INEQUALITY IN ACADEMIC STEM

Surveys and interviews with 85 STEM faculty show how social biases can be built into definitions of scientific merit.

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THE FACULTY HIRING PROCESS FOR WOMEN AND MEN IN ACADEMIC STEM

Our studies of gender effects in academic job talks, rubrics for evaluating candidates, and interviews with newly hired faculty

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WOMEN IN HEALTH SCIENCES

MISSION STATEMENT

The goals of the Women in Health Sciences (WiHS) Committee are to promote faculty career development, enhance leadership skills of faculty and trainees through invited speakers and workshops, provide networking opportunities, and recognize the honors and accomplishments of women faculty at UC San Diego. We have 79 active HS Female Faculty members.

LEADERSHIP

Co-Chairs: Wendy Campana, PhD, Professor of Anesthesiology and Program in Neuroscience; and Sarah Blair, MD, Professor of Surgery.  For more information, contact Dr. Campana and see the items below.

Gender Equity Summit

November 2019

UCSD Health Sciences Gender Equity Summit

Female Scientist courtesy of Pixabay/Mohamed_hassan.

Fall 2019

WiHS Fall 2019 Symposium

WiHS Speakers

June 20, 2020

Women in Health Sciences Summer Retreat