Assoc. Prof Barbara Poggio

Barbara Poggio, Gender Summit 7 EU Speaker

Vice Rector and Responsible for Equality and Diversities Policies, University of Trento, Italy. 

Results from the GARCIA project – Gendering the Academy and Research: combating Career Instability and Asymmetries
KEF 2: Dealing with gender differences in the early stages of scientific careers

Barbara Poggio is Vice Rector of the University of Trento, responsible for Equality and Diversity Policies and coordinator of the Center of Interdisciplinary Gender Studies of the University of Trento, where she is also delegate for Equal Opportunity. She teaches Sociology of Work and Sociology of Organizations. Her research interests mainly deal with the relationship among gender, work and organizations, with a special focus on methodological issues. She is currently the Principal Investigator of the FP7 project GARCIA - Gendered Academic Research: Combat Instability and Asymmetries.

Learn more about the Garcia Project 

Read a short article that describes the main topics they are dealing with in the GARCIA project

Read the GARCIA Working Paper 1 " Contextualizing women's academic careers: Comparative perspectives on gender, care and employment regimes in seven European countries" co-authored by Barbara Poggio

Watch a video with Barbara Poggio explaining the GARCIA project