Gender and ethnic inclusion in STEM Fields

Speaker Name: 
Victor G.J. Rodgers
Speaker Title: 
Professor of Bioengineering
Speaker Organization: 
UC Riverside
Start Time: 
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 14:00
End Time: 
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 15:00
200 Biomedical Science Building
UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute

Join us for a presentation and discussion about the challenges of creating diverse and robust academic research programs.


Topics addressed will include: 

  • What are the metrics for understanding institutional diversity?
  • What do the numbers tell us about our performance over the past 15 years?
  • Can STEM departments successfully respond to the increased emphasis by federal agencies on creating inclusive and diverse graduate programs?


Victor G. J. Rodgers: Professor of Bioengineering, UC Riverside

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 

Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) 


Refreshments will be provided following the talk.



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