USM Faculty Commons

Cathy Trower, Ph.D. - Campus-wide Symposia

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, September 26, 2013, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: 
Glickman Library, USM Portland Campus

Presentation and Open Symposia

Thursday, September 26th

2:00 - 3:45

Glickman Library, USM Portland Campus

 

 

Cathy Trower, Ph.D.

Senior Research Associate and Research Director

Collaborative On Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE)

Harvard University, Graduate School of Education

 

 

During this academic year, several activities will be undertaken as part of the National Science Foundation ADVANCE IT – Catalyst grant. The grant funds a study to determine how USM can better recruit, retain and advance female faculty members in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields, as well as in the social and behavioral sciences. Learn more


The first major activity is set for September 26th. Dr. Cathy Trower, Senior Research Associate and Research Director for the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE) at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, will be on campus. Dr. Trower will be conducting a campus-wide symposia at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 26 in Glickman 424/425. The symposia is open to all faculty, staff, and students. You can find Dr. Trower’s BIO and CV on the USM Advance website.
http://www.usm.maine.edu/womenadvance. Dr. Trower has studied faculty employment issues, policies, and practices since 1996 and has authored numerous articles and books related to faculty employment issues.

 

Presentation and Open Symposia

Thursday, September 26th

2:00 - 3:00

Glickman Library, USM Portland Campus

 

Learn more about this event and the USM Women ADVANCE IT Initiative.