Good Practice Scheme workshop of the London Mathematical Society

10/21/2014

 Tuesday 21 October 2014 in London.

Aim :  provide individuals and departments with knowledge and tools they can use to improve recruitment and retention of women in mathematics, with particular  focus on ‘Unconscious Bias’ with a training session provided by the Equality Challenge Unit.

Registration is now open !

Participants will:

  • Participate in an ‘Unconscious Bias’ training session, with the intention of learning the skills and accessing materials that can be used to deliver sessions within their own departments.
  • Hear about how the LMS Good Practice Scheme can support Departments working towards recruiting and retaining more women in mathematics.
  • Hear from departments already engaged in the process of applying for Athena SWAN status.
  • Make useful contacts with other departments active in promoting the careers of women in maths.

To register for the workshop please email womeninmathslms [dot] ac [dot] uk by 14 October 2014 (attendance is free, but numbers are required for catering purposes).

The workshop will be held at De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square, London, WC1B 4HS starting at 11am.  Full timings will be confirmed at a later date.

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