Diversity in the Cultures of Physics

Freie Universität Berlin

Elvira Scheich

Sep 01, 2016 — Aug 31, 2019

Strategic Partnership in the EU-program Erasmus+

International Summer Schools

A bilateral exchange programme for women physicists in  the final phase of their bachelor, doing their master or in the beginning of their PhD.


Professional Cultures and Research Organizations in Physics The project “genderDynamics. Professional Cultures and Research Organizations in Physics” is a collaboration between the Free University Berlin (Prof. Dr. Elvira Scheich, Department of Physics) and the Technical University of Berlin (Prof. Nina Baur, Institute of Sociology; Prof. Sabine Hark, Center for Interdisciplinary Women’s and Gender Studies).

Reader Project: Interferences of Gender and Physics

This reader brings together heretofore dispersed scholarship on gender and the physical sciences. The volume presents both classic and recent contributions to this field of study that comprise historical, social and epistemological investigations. At the same time the reader serves as an in-depth introduction to the genealogies and challenging theoretical and methodological approaches that inform scholarship in feminist science studies in which the physical sciences take centre stage. While ...