Train the Trainers Workshop
January 9-10, 2020
University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
The goal of this two day workshop is to develop a network of trainers that can facilitate workshops on responding to harassment in STEM. All materials have been designed and developed by the ADVANCEGeo Partnership team. This workshop is intended for faculty or staff from academic institutions, or other professionals in related organizations/institutions. Please note that this workshop is open to all interested participants, however the emphasis will be towards participants in STEM fields.
Participants will receive training in:
- Background and awareness of the prevalence and impact of hostile behaviors in the STEM workforce, including: implicit biases, microaggressions, sexual harassment, discrimination, and bullying
- Bystander intervention strategies with discussion of STEM-related scenarios
- Tools and strategies for improving workplace climate
- Workshop facilitation training
The deadline to submit your application for this workshop is Tuesday, October 1st at 5 pm central time.
Blair Schneider, University of Kansas
Erika Marin-Spiotta, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Meredith Hastings, Brown University
Rebecca Barnes, Colorado College
Allison Mattheis, California State University Los Angeles
Lauren Zeeck, Association for Women Geoscientists