Chapter ID: CBB722910734

Globally Diversifying the Workforce in Science and Engineering (1999)

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To remain competitive in this global and technological world, academic institutions and corporations worldwide need to take serious steps to created a diverse, well-trained and multicultural workforce. To this end, the Global Alliance in Science and Engineering for Diversifying the Workforce was created to offer an opportunity to share best practices in education, industry, government and professional associations from different countries and provide technical assistance to groups looking for successful models. It also offers an opportunity for industry to continue influencing academic institutions to produce a diverse group of graduates. Further, it will create opportunities for new ways of thinking and new perspectives about science and engineering professions by the voices of people not traditionally targeted for science and engineering careers.

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Authors & Contributors
Shimotani, Masahiro
Shiba, Takao
Morgan, George D.
Varma, Roli
Carlson, K.
Yoon, S.
Journals
American Heritage of Invention and Technology
Business History Review
The Bridge: Journal of the National Academy of Engineering
Publishers
IEEE
Oxford University Press
Prometheus Books
Concepts
Conference proceedings
Women in engineering
Engineering
Diversity in the workplace
Women in science
Education, engineering
People
Morgan, Mary Sherman
Places
United States
Japan
India
Great Britain
Europe
Canada
Times
20th century
21st century
Institutions
WEPAN (Women in Engineering Proactive Network)
International Business Machines Corporation
New York City Technical College
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