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Stanford Pioneering Women Tier II: Women Faculty Hired at Stanford in the Late 1960s and Early 1970s.

purl.stanford.edu/dw870rp4211
Title:
Stanford Pioneering Women Tier II: Women Faculty Hired at Stanford in the Late 1960s and Early 1970s.
Author:
Strober, Myra H., Donaldson, Sarah S., Lougee, Carolyn Chappell, Quinn, Helen R., Traugott, Elizabeth Closs, and Devaney, Patricia
Corporate Author:
Stanford Historical Society
Description:
In this video panel conversation, five pioneering women who forged careers in the challenging years when women academics were a rarity reflect on the passage they made to senior faculty and administrative roles at Stanford University. Topics covered include family expectations, the role of mentors, and the way gender influenced their treatment by colleagues, students, and others. Participants are Myra H. Strober (moderator), Graduate School of Education and Graduate School of Business; Sarah S. Donaldson, Radiation Oncology; Carolyn Lougee, History; Helen Quinn, SLAC; and Elizabeth Traugott, Linguistics and English.
Topic:
Stanford Historical Society, oral histories, Stanford Pioneering Women Oral History Project, universities and colleges--faculty, women college teachers, Stanford University--women faculty, Myra H. Strober, Sarah S. Donaldson, Helen R. Quinn, Carolyn Chappell Lougee, and Elizabeth Closs Traugott
Imprint:
November 1, 2016
Collection:
Stanford Historical Society Oral History Program interviews, 1999-2012