Julie Libarkin

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Julie Libarkin is a Professor at Michigan State University. She runs the Geocognition Research Lab and leads model-driven investigations of how people perceive, understand, and make decisions about the planet and human impacts. In addition, her community-engaged research and mentoring addresses inequities in STEM and academia. She tracks academic sexual misconduct cases and will co-lead a workshop in 2019 on fighting faculty and staff sexual misconduct. Libarkin was a physics and geoscience undergraduate major and geophysics graduate student, and she has experienced the three forms of workplace sexual harassment discussed in this Viewpoint.


Yes, Sexual Harassment Still Drives Women Out of Physics

A survey of female undergraduates in physics found that three quarters of them experience some form of sexual harassment, leaving them alienated from the field. Read More »