Wednesday, August 4, 2010

AASWomen for July 30, 2010

Committee on the Status of Women
Issue of July 30, 2010
eds. Joan Schmelz, Caroline Simpson amp; Michele Montgomery

This week's issues:

1. "The Literature" vs. Tierney

2. Blewett Scholarship Recipients Announced for 2010

*** FOLLOWING JOB POSTING TAKEN FROM WIPHYS ***

3. Physical Scientist Position at NASA Headquarters

4. How to Submit, Subscribe, or Unsubscribe to AASWOMEN

5. Access to Past Issues of AASWOMEN


1. "The Literature" vs. Tierney
From: Elizabeth Freeland [papagena_at_earthlink.net]

[Elizabeth has written a well-researched and thought-provoking response to the Tierney articles in the NY Times that have been discussed in previous editions of the newsletter, and on the Women in Astronomy blog at blogspot.com. Its length precludes inclusion in full here, but the entire response is up at http://womeninastronomy.blogspot.com . -- eds.]

http://womeninastronomy.blogspot.com/2010/07/literature-vs-tierney.html

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2. Blewett Scholarship Recipients Announced for 2010
From: WIPHYS July, 29, 2010

The Committee on the Status of Women in Physics (CSWP) announces 2010 recipients Natalia Drichko of Johns Hopkins University and Marija Nikolic-Jaric of the University of Manitoba. The Blewett Scholarship enables women to return to physics research after having had to interrupt their careers for family reasons.

Read more about the Blewett Scholarship recipients at http://www.aps.org/programs/women/scholarships/blewett/2010-recipients.cfm

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3. Physical Scientist Position at NASA Headquarters
From: WIPHYS July 29, 2010

This position involves responsibility for managing a significant fraction of the research programs of NASA's Earth Science Division in the areas of Modeling, Analysis, and Prediction (MAP). For instruction on how to apply and qualification requirements please access the full text vacancy announcement by searching under announcement number HQ10B0145 at www.usajobs.gov. The vacancy closes August 24, 2010.

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4. How to Submit, Subscribe, or Unsubscribe to AASWOMEN

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5. Access to Past Issues of AASWOMEN

Past issues of AASWOMEN are available at

http://www.aas.org/cswa/AASWOMEN.html

Each annual summary includes an index of topics covered.

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