Topic: Gender equity

Provost Names New Leadership for Gender Equity Issues

Feb. 10, 2012

Janet Ellzey, vice provost for international programs at The University of Texas at Austin, has been named to oversee gender equity issues at the university.  She will also retain her duties as vice provost for international programs.

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Two Who Exposed Federal Judge for Sexual Misconduct to Keynote Conference on Sexual Harassment

March 17, 2011

Event: Conference on Sexual Harassment, presented by Center for Women's and Gender Studies. Free and open to the public. 

When: Wednesday, March 23, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., keynote begins 5 p.m., with reception following

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Unprecedented Number of Female Faculty Hired

Aug. 12, 2009

About half of the 49 professors who will be joining the College of Liberal Arts faculty in 2009-2010 are female. That includes an unprecedented five women coming in as full professors from such schools as Harvard University, the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Southern California.

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Public Forum on Gender Equity Report Invites Ideas from University Community

Jan. 27, 2009

A public forum on the findings of The University of Texas at Austin's recently released Faculty Gender Equity Report will be held Feb. 4 at 3 p.m. in Room 212 of the university's Main Building.

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Gender Equity Task Force Report Recommends Creation of Plan to Eliminate Faculty Gender Inequity

Nov. 3, 2008

The Gender Equity Task Force, created by the provost of The University of Texas at Austin in March 2007, has recommended in its report that the university develop and enact a 5-10 year gender equity plan to "reduce or eliminate faculty gender inequity--specifically with respect to hiring, promotion, salaries and governance."

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