“Where NCAR Was, and Where We Are Going: A Conversation with Female Scientists”

DATE & TIME:  January 25, 12:00-1:30pm                     LOCATION:  CG1-Auditorium South Bay

This panel discussion will feature nine female scientists at NCAR.  Our panelists are Yuhong Fan, Sarah Gibson, Sue Ellen Haupt, Peggy LeMone, Gang Lu, Linda Mearns, Bette Otto-Bliesner, Chin-Hoh Moeng, and Marcia Politovich.  Maura Hagan will make introductory remarks and characterize the evolution of the NCAR workforce in the context of national trends. Thereafter, she will moderate the panel discussion based on questions from the audience.

Topics will include:

  • Perspectives on female scientific leadership opportunities and experiences
  • The glass ceiling — intact, cracked or shattered?
  • Working in a male-dominated environment
  • Work/life balance challenges
  • Changes witnessed over the years


All staff and visitors are welcome to attend

This event is sponsored by the UCAR Asian Circle andWORLS (Women Organizing Research and Leading Science)

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
Announcement Timing: 
December 19, 2012 to December 20, 2012