SoS 67- Hackademics: Harassment and SAFE13 with Dr. Kate Clancy

In this installment of our #Hackademics series, Dr. Kate Clancy, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Illinois, shares her work on the SAFE13 project and provides advice for dealing with harassment in academia. Dr. Clancy’s work has had significant policy ramifications, exemplified by her Congressional testimony and co-authorship on a National Academies report on sexual harassment of women in STEM. Broadly, Dr. Clancy’s research centers on issues of reproductive justice. To learn more about her, check out her or follow her on twitter @KateClancy.

Check out the papers referenced in the episode here: “Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine”…-in-academia

“Survey of Academic Field Experiences (SAFE): Trainees Report Harassment and Assault”…nal.pone.0102172

Additionally, learn more about the 21st Century Scientists Working Group mentioned in the episode here:

Contact the Sausage of Science and Human Biology Association:
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Michaela Howells, Public Relations Committee Chair, Email:

Cara Ocobock, Website:,, Twitter:@CaraOcobock

Chris Lynn,,, Twitter:@Chris_Ly

Caroline Owens, Email:, Twitter: @careowens

Theresa Gildner, Email:, Twitter: @TEGildner

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