Stanford Resources of Particular Interest for Women Faculty
Faculty Development, Diversity and Engagement Website Provides information about faculty recruitment, resources for new and early career faculty; dual career assistance, etc.
Faculty Handbook Contains policies concerning the organization and composition of the faculty, and policies, procedures, and forms for appointments and promotions, faculty sabbaticals and leaves, etc.
Stanford Academic Centers and Programs
Faculty Staff Help Center - provides professional, confidential short-term counseling
Ombuds Offices: University, School of Medicine
U.S. Centers, Resources, & Reports
Report: “Beyond Bias and Barriers: Fulfilling the Potential of Women in Academic Science and Engineering” – a 2007 National Research Council publication
Report: “To Recruit and Advance: Women Students and Faculty in U.S. Science and Engineering” - a 2006 Report of the National Research Council
Association for Women in Science – a professional society for women in science and their advocates
Institute for Women's Policy Research – a “think tank” focusing primarily on U.S. women’s issues
National Science Foundation ADVANCE Program – A 2009 brochure describing NSF-funded programs designed to advance women faculty in science and engineering fields on multiple university campuses
American Council on Education Leadership Programs – a U.S. higher education advocacy organization which offers leadership networks and development
University Women Website Developed c. 2005, this archival website provides links to policies, reports, and resources regarding women faculty at Stanford and other institutions.
Reports of Research and Trends of Interest to Women Faculty
Academic Women, Promotion, and Self Promotion - A study reported in The Economist, September 2013, documenting women's lesser likelihood of self-citation in published research (Daniel Maliniak, Ryan Powers and Barbara F. Walter, "The Gender Citation Gap," in International Relations. International Organization, available on CJO 2013 doi:10.1017/S0020818312000209).