Oct 28 2021

WLRC – Graduate Seminar with Dr. Jennifer Freyd

October 28, 2021

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM




Chicago, IL

The book jacket of _Blind to Betrayal_, which features a kiss-shaped red lipstick stain on a white shirt collar, next to a photo of Dr. Jennifer Freyd. Below that is text describing the event.

Join us for a virtual lecture by Dr. Jennifer Freyd, as she discusses how institutions cause harm to the people that depend on them and ways that they can instead support survivors and promote change, accountability, and equity.

Graduate Seminar with Dr. Jennifer Freyd
Thursday, October 28, 2021 | 12:30-2pm CT
Via Zoom

UIC graduate students are invited to a virtual conversation with Dr. Freyd to discuss her work and how to be advocates for institutional change. We encourage participants to attend Dr. Freyd’s lecture and read “Still Second Class: Sexual Harassment of Graduate Students” (Rosenthal, Smidt, and Freyd 2016) to prepare for the seminar.

Jennifer J. Freyd, PhD, is the Founder and President of the Center for Institutional Courage, Professor Emerit of Psychology at the University of Oregon, and Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the School of Medicine, Faculty Fellow at the Clayman Institute for Gender Research, and Affiliated Faculty, Women’s Leadership Lab, Stanford University. She is also a Member of the Advisory Committee for the Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Higher Education, National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine. Freyd currently serves as the Editor of The Journal of Trauma & Dissociation.


Date posted

Oct 13, 2021

Date updated

Oct 13, 2021