Montana State University

March 17 lecture to focus on gender-career bias in statistics

March 3, 2015 -- MSU News Service

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BOZEMAN -- A free public lecture about gender-career bias in the field of statistics will be given Tuesday, March 17, at Montana State University. 

Amanda L. Golbeck, professor of biostatistics in the School of Public and Community Health Sciences at the University of Montana, will speak at 3:10 p.m. in the Procrastinator Theater in the Stand Union Building. Her lecture, titled "Observing and Participating within the Implicit Bias Matrix: Women in Statistics," is part of MSU's Mathematical Sciences Colloquium Series.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences, the Dean of the College of Letters and Science, the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development and ADVANCE Project TRACS are sponsoring this lecture. For more information, contact the Department of Mathematical Sciences at 994-3601.

Evelyn Boswell, (406) 994-5135 or evelynb@montana.edu