Noted scientist Sue Rosser to speak on March 29
Loyola press release - February 24, 2005
Loyola University New Orleans’ Women’s Resource Center will present “Breaking through the Science Glass Ceiling,” a lecture by Sue Rosser, Ph.D. on Tuesday March 29, 2005 at 7 p.m. in the Multimedia Room 2 in the Monroe Library on Loyola’s main campus, 6363 St. Charles Ave.
Rosser is dean of the
She received her Ph.D. in zoology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1973. Her research focuses on the theoretical and applied problems of women, science, and technology and women’s health, and she has written more than 100 journal articles and has edited collections exploring these topics. She is the author of nine books and has received several grants from the National Science Foundation for research. She is a co-principal investigator to administer a $3.7 million award given to Georgia Tech by the National Science Foundation’s ADVANCE program, which funds institutions that develop policies and practices that will remove barriers faced by female faculty.