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FRI is hiring a student assistant

December 06, 2019
The Feminist Research Institute is Hiring a Student Assistant 3   Job Description The Feminist Research Institute (FRI) seeks a student to assist with administrative, financial, and project-related work. Routine tasks will include database updates, filing financial reimbursements, assisting with office management, helping with events, and other projects as assigned.

New Course - WMS 201: Asking Different Questions

November 14, 2019

Feminist Research Institute Director Kalindi Vora will be teaching a graduate seminar Winter 2020 about how to integrate feminist approaches into scientific research design. Graduate students from all fields are welcome!

WMS 201:  Asking Different Questions: Feminist approaches to scientific research and design

Thursdays 2:10-5pm
Hart Hall 1208
CRN: 76861
Instructor: Dr. Kalindi Vora

Asking Different Questions Working Group Invites New Participants

October 09, 2019

Are you interested in integrating a commitment to justice into your research? Join FRI for Asking Different Questions (ADQ). This project takes on the challenge of changing research cultures to create more equitable and accurate knowledge. We are doing this by creating and pilot testing discussion-based curriculum designed to train graduate students in how to locate their research questions within larger societal context, identify historical bias, and address questions of those traditionally under-served.

HATCH Spring 2019 Event Calendar

April 18, 2019

APRIL 12 I Precarious Reproduct ion Roundtable
APRIL 22 I Confessions of the Fox: JORDY ROSENBERG
APRIL 25 I Interspecies lntersectionalities: HARLAN WEAVER
MAY 9 I Stone Men: ANDREW ROSS
MAY 16 I Queer Directions: GRETA LAFLEUR & DANA SEITLER
MAY 29 I So Sick: SINI ANDERSON
MAY 30 I Trans of Color Temporalities: JACOB LAU

Times and Locations TBA. 

Contact:  ucd.hatch@gmail.com

Asking Different Questions: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Science

March 19, 2019
Announcing a new FRI Working Group Asking Different Questions: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Science

We are excited to announce the official launch of the working group for "Asking Different Questions: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Science.” Asking Different Questions is what we will be calling the work conducted under the NSF IGE award: Pathways to Inclusion in STEM (Co-PIs Sara Giordano, Sarah McCullough, and Kalindi Vora). This working group will m

Hiring Announcement: Anna Ward, Ph.D.

February 26, 2019

The Feminist Research Institute is thrilled to announce that Anna Ward, PhD has joined our team as our new Grants and Program Manager. In her new position, Ward will manage our internal grant programs as well as identify and facilitate external funding opportunities for feminist researchers on campus. The breadth and depth of her insights into feminist knowledge production will enable FRI to continue to expand our support of the UC Davis research community and champion ideas that are intersectional, inclusive, transformational, and justice-oriented.