WISE Speakers

WISE | Women in Science and Engineering

WISE Distinguished Speakers Series

WISE Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Dr. Carolyn Porco

Host: Adrienne Cool, Physics & Astronomy

Dr. Carolyn Porco is renowned for leading the imaging science team on the Cassini mission currently in orbit around Saturn.

April 18, 2016
Dr. Carolyn Porco

WISE Affinity Group Meeting

Host: Dr. Carmen Domingo, Biology

2014 Faculty Research and Creative Activities Retreat

January 23, 2014

WISE Affinity Group Meeting

2013 Faculty Research and Creative Activities Retreat

January 24, 2013

WISE Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Dr. Shirley Malcom

Dr. Shirley Malcom, Head of the Directorate for Education and Human Resources, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Women Scientists and Engineers Connecting Globally

March 12, 2017
Dr. Shirley Malcom

WISE Distinguished Speaker Series (co-sponsored with SEPAL) featuring Dr. Angela Johnson

Dr. Angela Johnson, St. Mary's College of Maryland The Conundrum of Women Scientists of Color

October 6, 2011
Dr. Angela Johnson

WISE Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Dr. Zuleyma Tang-Martinez

Dr. Zuleyma Tang-Martinez, University of Missouri, St. Louis (Inaugural Speaker) The Bateman Paradigm: Sexual Behavior and the Evolution of Mating Patterns

March 7, 2011

Women's History Month Event

Host: Lisa White, Assoc. Dean, College of Science & Engineering
As part of the 11th Annual Public Lecture Series for Women's History Month and International Women's Day
(Theme:  Reading, wRioting, and Reclaiming:  Feminism(s) Empowerment and the Crisis in Public Education)
there will be WISE panel on Women, Gender and Science: Fixing the Numbers, Knowledge, and Institutions.
Panel members and their projects include:
  • Dr. Leticia Márquez Magaña, Biology, SFSU: CSU IT Catalyst Evaluation and Self-assessment (CITIES) Project
  • Dr. Kimberly Tanner, Biology, SFSU: The SEPAL Spectrum Project: Building Pathways to Biomedical Research Careers for Girls and Women of Color.
  • Dr. Londa Schiebinger, Director, Clayman Institute for Gender Research & Professor of History of Science, Stanford University: Gendered Innovations in Science, Medicine and Engineering.
  • Dr. Sue V. Rosser, SFSU University Provost and Professor of Women & Gender Studies and of Sociology: Breaking the Science Glass Ceiling Through Institutional Transformation.
March 16, 2010