Ella August

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Job Title: 
Program Director, Building Capacity for Women’s Health, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, SPH
Email Address: 
eaugust@umich.edu
Job Title: 
Program Director, Building Capacity for Women’s Health, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, SPH
Email Address: 
eaugust@umich.edu

Ella August, PhD is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Michigan. Dr. August has nearly two decades of experience in research, and has been teaching scientific writing for over a decade. She specializes in helping STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) faculty, scientists and students to effectively and persuasively communicate scientific ideas. Her teaching approach encourages writers to reflect on the connection between their discipline’s values and modes of communication, and to consider how these forces shape writing in their field. She teaches publication, writing and critical thinking courses and workshops internationally and domestically.

Collaborates With

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Program Director, Lesbian-Gay-Queer Research Initiative; IRWG Executive Committee; Professor of Women's Studies, LSA; Professor of Music, School of Music, Theatre & Dance
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Program Director, Colonialism, Race, and Sexualities Initiative; Associate Professor of Women's Studies and English Language and Literature, LSA
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IRWG Executive Committee; Associate Professor, Health Policy Studies; Associate Professor of College-Wide Programs; Director, Women in Learning & Leadership U-M Dearborn, Co-Director Sexual Harassment and Social Movements
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Program Co-Director, Black Feminist Health Studies; Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and American Culture
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Program Co-Director, Black Feminist Health Studies; Assistant Professor of American Culture and Women’s Studies
Associate Professor of Sociology; Director, Women in Learning & Leadership, Co-Director Sexual Harassment and Social Movements
Associate Professor of Surgery, Medical School
Associate Professor of Surgery and Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical School
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Program Director, Consortium for Gender Responsive Prisoner Healthcare
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Program Director, Consortium for Gender Responsive Prisoner Healthcare