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Penn Forum for Women Faculty

SAVE THE DATES! PFWF's Upcoming Events in Fall 2014 & Spring 2015

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Annual Phoebe S. Leboy Lecture: "Women in the Academy: Do We Share Too Much Personal Information?"

12-1:30pm, Room 240A, Silverman Hall, Penn Law

Speaker: Anita Allen


Friday, December 5, 2014

"Women Worry More: Why, and How to Channel It"

9:30-11am, Room 114, Fagin Hall, School of Nursing

Speaker: Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth


Friday, February 20, 2015

"Mindfulness Meditation for Stress Management & Why You Need It"

3-4:30pm, Location TBD

Speaker: Jeffrey Greeson, PhD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology


Mid-March, 2015

Issues in Fertility - more details coming soon!


Wednesday, April 1, 2015

"Estate Planning: You're Never Too Young!"

1:30-2pm, Location TBD

Speaker: Margaret Sager, JD

Links of Interest

Faculty Climate Survey 2012 - Survey & Results

Penn's Current Diversity Action Plan

Penn's 2014 Diversity Action Plan Progress Report

Penn's Gender Equity Reports: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2013

Employee Assistance Program (Pennkey Login Required)

Timeline of Women’s Achievements at Penn

Distinguished Graduates and Faculty at Penn

Senate Committee on Faculty Development and Diversity


Penn Faculty Mentoring and Development Programs

FOCUS on Health & Leadership for Women

Center for Teaching and Learning


Other Penn Links

Office of the Ombudsman

Sexual Harassment Policy

Sexual Harassment Handbook

Faculty Senate

Faculty Handbook

MentorNet

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy

Tuition Benefits for Employees and Dependents


National Centers and Resources

Institute for Women’s Policy Research

National Council for Research on Women (re:gender)

Association for Women in Science

Center for American Progress: Women’s Rights

Workplace Flexibility 2010 Campaign

Center for WorkLife Law

Mapping Project for Faculty and Families

Gender Equity Project


Articles and Reports

How to Survive and Thrive in the Mother-Mentor Marathon

The Cognitive Bases of Gender Bias

The Effect of Family Formation on the Lifelong Careers of Academic Men & Women

Beyond Bias and Barriers [National Research Council]

Women Students and Faculty in US Science and Engineering [National Research Council]

Patching America’s Leaky Pipeline in the Sciences

Women in Science, Engineering, and Mathematics [AAUW]

The Shriver Report, Executive Summary