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8th of March: Taking Turns with Unconscious Bias

Seminar — Join the Coordination for Gender Research for a great early start of the 8th of March. We will have coffee and croissants ready before the 4 speakers will be taking turns with unconscious bias in academia.


Date & Time:

CSS, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Room: 1.1.18

Hosted by:
Koordinationen for Kønsforskning



Join the Coordination for Gender Research for a morning event on the 8th of March.

University of Copenhagen will take March 8th, the International Women’s Day, as an opportunity to take turns with unconscious bias from both critical and optimistic angles. To do so, we have invited three scholars who will discuss different political, cultural/conceptual and strategic perspectives on unconscious bias.

Professor Judy Robertson
University of Edinburgh

Postdoc Lea Skewes
Aarhus University

Postdoc Ditte Marie Munch-Jurisic
Roskilde University


9.00 – 9.15 Coffee and croissants

9.15 – 9.30 Welcome by Prorector of UCPH Bente Merete Stallknecht and Prodean of Education at SAMF, Andreas de Neergaard.

9.30 – 10.30: Three Feminist Perspectives on: Unconscious Bias in Academia

10.30 – 10.40: Coffee

10.40 – 11.30: Panel discussion including the new diversity manager at UCPH, Maria Mortensen and Vanessa Hall from promoteme