What is Feminist Research: Dawn Sumner

Dawn Sumner

Scientist Dawn Sumner shares how she came to be involved with FRI and her views on the value and importance of feminist research in the natural and physical sciences.  By expanding the place for feminist research and theory in science, Sumner asserts, we can dramatically improve the “advancement, understanding and vitality of science as a human endeavor.”

Dawn Sumner is a board member of the Feminist Research Institute at UC Davis, and Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences.

Video production: Sarah McCullough
Interviewer: Sarah McCullough
Video Publication Date: 4/19/18