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Journal: Elements
Published: 01 June 2021
Elements (2021) 17 (3): 150–152.
.../2019EA000946 Liévano-Latorre LF and 7 coauthors ( 2020 ) Pervasive gender bias in editorial boards of biodiversity conservation journals . Biological Conservation 251 , doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108767 Mukasa S ( 2009 ) Underrepresentation of women and minority awardees...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 10 November 2020
DOI: 10.1144/SP499-2019-73
EISBN: 9781786205353
... the years. The total written in white in the bars indicates the total number of project leaders for that time frame. When considering the gender of the project leaders, we do see a positive increase in female project leaders, from 0% women (this number might be inaccurate, it was not always possible...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1144/SP480.6
EISBN: 9781786204240
... and students. Case studies of both single and married women are explored looking at the influence and interaction they had with Archibald Geikie. They include Maria Ogilvie Gordon, Catherine Raisin, Annie Greenly, Gertrude Elles, Ethel Skeat and Ethel Wood. Geikie seems to have accepted most of the roles...
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Journal: Geosphere
Published: 31 October 2018
Geosphere (2018) 14 (6): 2585–2593.
..., and mathematics (STEM) disciplines, including many geoscience subdisciplines, show a persistent gender gap. PROmoting Geoscience Research, Education, and SuccesS (PROGRESS) is a theory-driven role modeling and mentoring program aimed at supporting undergraduate women interested in geoscience-related degree...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(02)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... logging tools or seismic mapping capabilities. Micropaleontology was quickly embraced by industry and almost instantly expanded to global use. Three young women were responsible for this technological breakthrough—Alva Ellisor, Esther Applin née Richards, and Hedwig Kniker. They were hired by Texas oil...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(05)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... and their photos. Mr. Bill Spindler kindly shared the high-resolution photos of the women at the South Pole. In addition, thank you to Dr. Beth Johnson for inviting me to put together the presentation and then the paper about women in geology that resulted in this project. Also, thank you for the constructive...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(06)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... to the two technical reviewers and at least one other individual who carefully reviewed this paper for consistency and content. ABSTRACT ABSTRACT This is one of several chapters based on a themed oral session on “Women and Geology: Who Are We; Where Have We Come From; and Where Are We Going?” presented...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(08)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... Johnson. I was inspired by the presentations at the 2016 GSA Annual Meeting, specifically those unearthing the history of women in the geosciences. I had the privilege to survey two decades of work by thousands of geo-professionals and I gained a sincere appreciation for the long hours and dedication...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(09)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... The author would like to thank Dr. Beth Johnson for her efforts to organize women in geoscience topical sessions for regional and national Geological Society of America meetings. The author would also like to extend her gratitude and appreciation to the women earth scientists on social media...
Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(01)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... that they defy easy categorization. One finds her name associated with mineralogy and metallurgy, ecology, water chemistry, public health, “sanitary engineering,” nutrition, “municipal housekeeping,” women’s education, school reform, and sociology (e.g., Clarke, 1973 ; Cravens, 1990 ; Richardson, 2002...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(03)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... and for her patience. Thanks also goes to Jayne Doucette, director of digital assets at WHOI for the pictures of Mary Sears and Elizabeth Bunce. Thanks for all the moral support and editing help given by Mark Lewandowski. ABSTRACT ABSTRACT Before the mid-to-late twentieth century, women were not welcome...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(04)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... important traits like adaptability, self-reliance, and confidence, which would serve her well throughout her life, especially in a career pursued by few women. When it was time for Katherine to enter college, her father suggested that she study geology at Vassar College, a women’s college in Poughkeepsie...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(07)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... were analyzed in order to see if Hollywood casting practices reflected real-life demographics of women in geology between 1986 and 2016. Forty-eight actors portrayed geologists in these movies, with fifteen of them women (31%). This figure is only slightly lower than the percentage of members...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(10)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... to acknowledge all the inspiring female predecessors throughout the years at St. Lawrence University. ABSTRACT ABSTRACT Women have historically been underrepresented in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields, specifically within geosciences. St. Lawrence University (SLU; ~2400...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(11)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... TIMELINE HIGHLIGHTING SIGNIFICANT EVENTS THAT AFFECTED WOMEN IN SCIENCE, AND PARTICULARLY WOMEN IN THE GEOSCIENCES Bold text represents AWG-specific events; italicized text represents NSF activities or programs; bold italics represents significant strides by other geoscience...
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Series: GSA Memoirs
Published: 07 August 2018
DOI: 10.1130/2018.1214(12)
EISBN: 9780813782140
... We would like to acknowledge the other members of the Earth Science Women’s Network Leadership Board, past and present, support from Colleen Schmidt, and funding to EMS and RTB from NSF ADVANCE Partnership Award #1725879 and to RTB from NSF DUE Award #1460229, and to ARM from NSF EAR #1261833...
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Journal: The Leading Edge
Published: 01 February 2016
The Leading Edge (2016) 35 (2): 199–200.
...Maria Capello; Maitri Erwin Abstract As chair of the SEG Women's Network Committee (WNC) for 2013–2015, I was thrilled and remain thrilled with the possibilities ahead to advance the many talented young women in geophysics that come to academy and industry in ever-increasing numbers. In November...
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Journal: Elements
Published: 01 April 2012
Elements (2012) 8 (2): 85.
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 April 2012
DOI: 10.1130/2012.2486(13)
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1144/SP281
EISBN: 9781862395299