Mary Roth Walsh Teaching the Psychology of Women Award

The Mary Roth Walsh Teaching the Psychology of Women Award is designed to encourage junior faculty teaching the psychology of women or gender course and focuses particularly on teaching innovations.

Sponsor: Division 35

Description

The Mary Roth Walsh Teaching the Psychology of Women Award is an award sponsored by Div. 35 in honor of the late Mary Roth Walsh. Walsh was the founder of the Teaching the Psychology of Women Institute, the author of several texts and a committed teacher devoted to promoting the psychology of women.

Eligibility

We are looking for individuals who have devised a creative approach, exercise or assignment for increasing diversity in teaching the psychology of women or gender. Diversity includes, but is not limited to, race, class, ethnicity, sexual orientation and ablebodiedness.

All junior faculty who are members of the Society for the Psychology of Women (or whose application for membership is currently being submitted) are eligible. This includes graduate students teaching psychology of women or gender courses.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a written description (no more than 750 words) of an exercise, assignment or teaching strategy that enhances diversity in a psychology of women or gender course and a copy of your current CV to Katina Sawyer. 

Send to:
Katina Sawyer, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Villanova University

Past Recipients

2017
Desdamona Rios 

2016
Katina Sawyer, PhD and Sara McClelland, PhD

2015
NiCole Buchanan, PhD

2012
Breanne Fahs, Arizona State University

2010
Mindy Erchull, University of Mary Washington

2009
Andrea Dottolo , Worcester State College

2008
Barbara Gormley, Georgia State University College of Education

2007
Sherri Painter Pataki, Westminster College