24 Aug Ph.D. Course Critical Gender Studies in the Life Sciences domains
I am very excited to be part of this PhD course (4 ECTS)! There are still a few spots left if you want to regiter!
The course covers the following topics:
– Introduction to Critical Gender/Feminist Studies in the Life Sciences
– Feminist epistemologies in Science and Technology Studies
– Feminist political ecology
– Feminism and social justice
– Decolonizing development
Each session involves a half day class and a full day of prepararory and out of class work (1.5 days total). As part of the out of class work within each session, participants are required to prepare a reflection paper. This should take one to two hours. Each session combines reading, lecture, discussion, participants’ presentation and writing a short paper.
Target group and learning outcomes
This course is intended for PhD candidates, postdoc, and staff members, across the social and environmental sciences, who want to expand their engagement with sustainable development through increased consideration of gender and diversity. Participants following this course will learn gender and social differences as an intersecting analytical category in the study of sustainable development by applying various perspectives to concrete cases.
More information here: https://www.wur.nl/en/show/Critical-Gender-Studies-in-the-Life-Sciences-domains.htm