Please join us for a panel discussion with Professors Zehra Arat and Shayla Nunnally and POLS graduate students Sarah Cote Hampson and Jamie Huff. The discussion will center on the many issues affecting women and minorities in the academic world:
“Meeting the Challenges Facing Women in Academia”
Monday, October 14, 2013
3:30 pm in Oak 438
Open discussion will follow the brief presentations.
About the participants:
Zehra Arat is a Professor of Comparative Politics, Political Theory and International Relations, specializing in Human Rights. She is the author of Deconstructing Images of the Turkish Woman (Palgrave Macmillan 2000).
Shayla Nunnally is an Associate Professor of American Politics specializing in public opinion and political behavior, African American Politics and Race and Politics. She is the author of Trust in Black America: Race, Discrimination, and Politics (NYU Press 2011).
Sarah Cote Hampson is a Ph.D. Candidate in Public Law and American Politics. Her dissertation is entitled “Rights Claiming and Work/Life Policy in the United States.”
Jamie Huff is a Ph.D. Candidate in Public Law and Political Theory. Her dissertation is entitled “On Southern Soil: Fiction, Identity, Violence and the Law.”