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‘Eliminating Bias in Letters of Recommendation’ topic of Women in the Academy talk Jan. 28

Jan. 14, 2021, 11:15 AM

“Eliminating Bias in Letters of Recommendation” will be the topic of the next installment of Women in the Academy on Thursday, Jan. 28, from noon to 1:15 p.m. The meeting will be held over Zoom.

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Panelists for the Jan. 28 discussion will include:

  • Nancy Cox, director of the Vanderbilt Genetics Institute
  • Michelle Grundy, director of the Health Professions Advisory Office
  • Simone McCarter, academic support coordinator of the Writing Studio

Women in the Academy, a program sponsored by the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center, offers Ph.D. students and postdoctoral scholars a chance to reflect on the ways that gender affects their experience as they begin their professional journey in the academy.

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