The Committee on Academic Justice is responsible for the following tasks:
- It identifies structural and institutional issues in academia that are pertinent to gender, race, sexual orientation and other marginalized groups, collects pertinent data, coordinates and communicates with other organizations addressing these issues, and organizes information on best practices toward creating a just academy.
- This encompasses updating the Lavender Report Card on an annual basis.
- Updating resources on the SWS website.
- Liaising with the SWS Executive Officer on the allocation of Allon Fund Award money in line with the third priority that is a research grant to support institutional gender-based discrimination, e.g., discrimination based on sex, gender, sexual identity or sexual orientation.
For the current Co-Chairs, please visit: https://socwomen.org/about/current-officers-and-chairs/.
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