Who are the panelists ?

Alice Abreu
Director, GenderInSITE/Directrice, GenderInSITE
A leading expert in gender and science, Alice Abreu has a prestigious academic career and leads an important initiative in gender and science for sustainable development. 
Alice Abreu, Director of GenderInSITE, is Emeritus Professor of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) in Brazil. PhD in Social Sciences from the University of São Paulo Brazil (1980), and M.Sc. in Sociology from the LSE of the University of London (1971). Full Professor of Sociology at the UFRJ until 2005, she has published extensively in sociology of work and gender. She also held a number of important positions within the academic community of Brazil and internationally.