Research on Work, Family, Gender, and COVID-19

Submitted by mfraz on Thu, 11/11/2021 - 09:24
November 11, 2021

November 16, 2021 | 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Register (You must be logged into your UMD zoom account to register and login to the zoom event).

On Tuesday, November 16, the ADVANCE Program will convene a panel of UMD researchers to discuss recent projects related to work, family, and gender in the context of the pandemic. All members of the campus community are invited to join what will be a robust discussion of implications for equity, policy, and practice.

Featured Presentations:

  • Trends in Gender Pay Gap of Scientists and Engineers in Academia and Industry by Rajshree Agarwal and Waverly Ding.
  • Mother-Adolescent Communication about Racial Issues and Adolescent Mental Health in African American Families by Mia Smith-Bynum.
  • Behind the Numbers: Interviewing Women about their Work Experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic by Nicole M. Coomber.
  • Recognizing the Impact of COVID-19 on Faculty: A Policy Review by Dawn Culpepper and Sarah Kilmer.

Learn more. This virtual event will be moderated by Linda Steiner, Director of the ADVANCE Program.

Questions? Email DeAndra Morris at