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Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession (March 2016) - Previous Revision

November 2008 Update

The CCCC Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession participated actively in the work of advocating for childcare to be provided at the 2009 convention and beyond.  We continue to create opportunities for dialogue about women's working conditions and professional lives and about feminist research and scholarship through panels, fora, and the Women's Network SIG.

Committee Members

Eileen Schell, Chair
Kristin Bivens
Heather Bruce
Kirsti Cole
Vi Dutcher
Morgan Gresham
Jordynn Jack 
Jody Millward
Gwen Pough
Stephen Ruffus

Committee Charge

This committee is charged with the following:

  1. To review the history of CCCC, with respect to its activities on behalf of women, for purposes of historical recording: what activities were undertaken, and what did they contribute to the CCCC and to its women members?
  2. To share the historical record in appropriate venues.
  3. To identify feminist concerns and continuing woman-gender specific concerns that should be brought to the attention of the members for reasons of scholarship and/or action; to recommend appropriate actions to the officers and the EC.

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