Auxiliary Information for the 2018 Conference at Snowbird

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Increasing Diversity in Computing is Easier Than You Think: Some Small Steps that Make a Big Difference

Department Rankings

Improving Faculty Recruiting in the Computing Community

  1. One-sheet (2-page) handout [PDF] [Word]
  2. Information on the CRA CV Database
  3. 2018 Computer Science Tenure-Track Faculty Hiring Outcomes by C. Willis
  4. Articles Addressing Shortage of CS Professors Across Many Institutions, B. Bizot, CRA Bulletin, May 9th, 2018.
  5. Are Ph.D. Students Losing Interest in Faculty Positions at Research Universities?, B. Tamer, Computing Research News, 30(1), January 2018.
  6. Using Targeted Conferences to Recruit Women into Computer Science, C. Alvarado and E. Judson, Communications of the ACM, 57(3): 70-77, March 2014.
  7. Faculty Recruitment Conference – Association of American Law Schools (Accessed January 2018).
  8. The Job Market for New Economists: A Market Design PerspectiveAmerican Economic Association (AEA) Ad Hoc Committee on the Job Market, P. Coles et al., Journal of Economic Perspectives, 24(4):187-206, Fall 2010.
  9. Academic Placement Career Fair – American Marketing Association
  10. The right match: America’s biggest economic conference doubles as a jobs fairThe Economist, Jan 7th 2016.
  11. National Resident Matching Program.
  12. D. Perlmutter, Don’t Kill the Conference Interview, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 20, 2015.

Using CRA Data to Improve Your Department and Inform Decision Making

Reading Discussion Groups
Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II”, by Liza Mundy.

Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism”, by Safiya Umoja Noble.
(Twin Peaks A)

Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine”, Consensus Study Report published by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (2018).
(Twin Peaks B)

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

How to Stop Driving Women Out of Computing — What happens in your backyard matters!

 New Models for Industrial Research in CS