Dr. Ilenia Picardi, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

11.00am, Parallel session, Room 2, The Gender Observatory: change and sustainability as collective accomplishments.

Ilenia Picardi. Dr. Ilenia Picardi is a post-doc research associate at the Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II (UNINA). She was awarded a PhD in Physics in 2003. Subsequently, her research interests have focused on Science and Technology Studies and Gender Studies in Science and Technology. She has collaborated with several EU-funded projects on Science and Society and she is currently the project manager of GENOVATE@UNINA. She is among the founders of the national network of scientists for the definition of standards for gender budgeting in Italian universities and is cofounder of the Women in Science Association in Naples. She is coordinator of the Gender Studies in Science and Technology research area of the Gender Observatory on university and research at UNINA