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Advancement of Diversity and Inclusion in Spectroscopy (ADIS)

2016 Officers:

Chair: Ingeborg Iping Petterson

Chair-elect: Anna Donnell

Secretary/Treasurer: Megan Stanton

About our section:

In line with SAS's mission this Section will:

•Disseminate knowledge and information concerning the art and science of spectroscopy, and other allied sciences especially among women and underrepresented groups.
•Increase awareness of SAS, particularly among students and young scientists throughout the world.
•Aim to increase SAS membership and diversity among SAS members
•Build networks and mentoring among SAS members.
•Facilitate the professional development of spectroscopists, especially women and underrepresented group.

Events and News:

SciX 2016 Session:

Inge and Anna are chairing the session: 16SPECIAL03: The Power of Many: Supporting Diversity in Analytical Chemistry at SciX in Minneapolis, MN this year. We hope you can join us on Weds, Sept. 21st from 9:15am to 10:45am in Greenway E for the session! For more information, contact Anna Donnell, anna.m.donnell@gmail.com


16SPECIAL03: The Power of Many: Supporting Diversity in Analytical Chemistry

Location: Greenway E

9:15 am
Advancing Diversity in STEM Fields: Strategies and Reflections
Colin Ingram1; 1Princeton Instruments
9:35 am
Gender Disparity in Scholarly Publishing
An examination of gender disparity in scholarly publishing for better future professional representa
Kristin Selinder MacDonald1; 1University of British Columbia/Applied Spectroscopy
9:55 am
Preparing Students with Disabilities for Graduate School: Thoughts and Experiences
Unique program focusing on students with disabilities
Karl Booksh1, Sharon Rozovsky1, Joseph Smith1; 1University of Delaware
10:15 am
Diversity and Inclusion in Academia
Atcha Totachawattana1; 1Boston University
10:35 am
Navigating LGBT Disparities in an Industrial Workplace
GLBT headwinds in STEM and how to overcome them
Blake Bailes1; 13M


SciX2016 Diversity Networking Coffee Break

Weds Sept 21, 2016 @ 3pm in Greenway F

The Diversity Networking Coffee Break was organized by ADIS and refreshments are provided by 3M. This is a great opportunity to continue conversations from the Diversity Session and the Post-doc round table as well as expand your professional development network! For more information, contact Anna Donnell, anna.m.donnell@gmail.com

Last Modified: Sep 17, 2016