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Apr 27 — Apr 28

The Women of Color in the Academy 2018 Conference

  • Organizer: Office Institutional Diversity & Inclusion

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Conference Description:
The Women of Color in the Academy Conference offers faculty women of color at all ranks in the academy and their allies the opportunity to learn and share specific strategies for career advancement. The overall conference’s goal is to support the timely career progression of faculty, post-doctoral scholars and graduate students. Attendees will have the opportunity to develop individualized action-plans and actively engage with a visible and viable professional network of women of color in the academy throughout the Greater Boston region.

Goals of this regional action-based conference are to:

Address barriers related to career progression to tenure, promotion, and/or to administrative positions within the academy.
Create strategies that enhance timely career progression.

The Website for the 2017 conference is at: http://www.northeastern.edu/oidi/woc.
Stay tuned for an RSVP link for the 2018 conference.