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Giving Blueday 2018

IRWG is pleased to participate in Giving Blueday once again this year!

illustration of a plant growing from a small seedling with text "Faculty Seed Grants" New Seed Grants to Support Faculty Research

We're expanding our traditional faculty seed grant program to include more opportunities to promote collaborative interdisciplinary research in key areas related to gender & sexuality! 

color photo of Michelle Segar Research Profile: Michelle Segar

Profile of Michelle Segar, IRWG researcher and director of the SHARP center

color photo of Ella August Building Capacity for Women’s Health

Profile of IRWG program area offering peer reviewer trainings to support researchers in low-and-middle-income countries.

color photo of Rita Chin Invisible Labor: A History of Female Migrant Domestics in Postcolonial Europe

Profile of Dr. Rita Chin, a professor of modern European history and recent IRWG Faculty Seed Grant recipient.

color photo of panel discussants in Rackham Amphitheatre Video: Sexual Harassment in the Sciences

This panel included discussion of the impact of sexual harassment in academia on the career advancement of women in the sciences. October 18, 2018.

photo of Sandhya Narayanan in the field in Peru Graduate Student Spotlight: Sandhya Narayanan, PhD Candidate, Anthropology

Profile of Sandhya Narayanan, Anthropology graduate student who used IRWG funding to research the linguistic and social consequences of inter-indigenous language contact and use among market women in Peru.

photo of Jocelyn Stitt Coaching faculty on research agendas and grant proposals

How Jocelyn Stitt views her role as Program Director for Faculty Research Development

color photo of Anna Kirkland Welcome back from IRWG director Anna Kirkland

A Word from IRWG Director, Anna Kirkland

photo of group of women, facing away from the viewer, with text "Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine" Sexual Harassment in the Academy

New report on sexual harassment in academic science, medicine, and engineering is the focus of IRWG-sponsored panel discussions this fall.