OMG 🙏🏼😭 Thank you so much for writing this article about me. It is not just a story about me, but of the brave and brilliant people who I surround myself with. This is a story of every #womeninSTEM. via
Wonderful profile of Dr. Iwasaki, an outstanding scientist, communicator, & advocate. She is one of the few tenured professors with the courage to speak out about sexism & bigotry in academia. She is a major role model to me & I admire her tremendously.
Such an inspiring profile of ; at forefront of science and changing the culture of academia. She is what she appears. Amazing. She says 'if we want to do the best science we can, we need a diverse set of people’ So worth reading.
At the top of her field, a Covid-19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus: sexism and power imbalances in science. profiles in
"Be pregnant and go on interviews. If they don’t welcome you with open arms and offer childcare options, they don’t deserve you." Don't miss this great piece featuring , advocate for #WomenInSTEM and amazing #SciMom role model. By
“A professor holds such power... Imagine having to protect yourself from this kind of behavior and having to do science.” Great piece from on 's work dismantling sexism and toxic behavior in academia.
From this nice profile of Prof. Iwasaki , I wish I had received this advice when I was pregnant and on the job market. Looking back, the anxiety I felt about how my pregnancy would be "perceived" was wasted energy.
I hope I get a chance to meet someday. Thanks for all you do to help #women in science!
"If we want to do the best science we can, we need a diverse set of people." — star Yale immunologist talks to about battling sexism & toxic behavior in academia.
Thrilled to share my piece on , who has become a go-to expert during #Covid19. Even before the pandemic, her work fighting power imbalances in STEM earned her a reputation for being a champion for those experiencing toxicity in academia
A must-read profile of Akiko Iwasaki - despite the injustices she has encountered & witnessed, her kindness & generosity to all shines through at every turn. She is a role model beyond compare. via
"If we want to do the best science we can, we need a diverse set of people,” says Professor Akiko Iwasaki ()
Great profile of Akiko Iwasaki (), the immunologist helping us all understand Covid-19 infections while pushing for more diversity and equity in academia via
Profile of the very deserving . Doing great science as an extraordinary mentor and advocate for inclusion “Even members of my thesis committee advised me to keep my head down and get through it” It's not enough to just look away anymore!
. said [her many recent] media appearances are crucial to fighting misinformation about the pandemic and educating the public about how the body’s immune system is likely to be able to fend off SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19.
Lovely profile of who is publishing seminal work on Covid immunology while also juggling motherhood and mansplaining (some of which I've been cced on). By
Terrific profile by of my friend and colleague ⁦⁩. She is a true leader in every sense of the world.
Adding “meet Dr. Akiko Iwasaki ” in real life to my professional bucket list😍 #WomenInSTEM #SheForShe #womeninscience
Need more accomplished science communicators like . Thank you for all you do! At the top of her field, a #COVID19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus:... via
Everyone- no matter how tangentially related to academia- should read this article start to finish. Thank you for your advocacy and candor in this piece. I hope it inspires more to follow your example.
“From a selfish standpoint, if we want to do the best science we can, we need a diverse set of people.'' At the top of her field, a #COVID19 researcher fights back. Deep profile of by via
This is a terrific profile that a lot of working women can understand, whether they're scientists or not. At the top of her field, a Covid-19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus:... via
One of my heroes. Brilliant scientist, superb teacher, role-model for many of us. At the top of her field, a Covid-19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus:... via
At the top of her field, a Covid-19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus: sexism in science. Story by .
At the top of her field, a Covid-19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus:... via
At the top of her field, a Covid-19 researcher fights back against a different kind of virus: sexism in science via
Inspiring and infuriating piece on the complexity of leading while female, by about [email protected] prof and COVID expert Akiko Iwasaki. A colleague I've never met, now my new hero. You too can follow her at #AcademicTwitter #COVID19
Another profile of A true role model!! “I’ve also enjoyed hearing about a diverse set of thought processes based on where people are from & their backgrounds - that really gives you that spice you need to do creative science”